Monday, February 29, 2016
BUFFALO, NY – Reichert Technologies, a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, has named Kalpana Singh as Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager. Ms. Singh joins Reichert from Danaher Corporation, where she was Vice President and General Manager of its 3-D dental imaging business. Prior to that role, Ms. Singh held progressive global leadership roles in product development and product line management at DePuy Synthes and the Eastman Kodak Company.
“We are very pleased to have Kalpana Singh at Reichert Technologies. She has the right experience, credentials and leadership skills to further grow our presence in the global opththalmic instruments market,” comments Bruce Wilson, Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies. “She also joins Reichert at a great time as we have recently launched several innovative new products for the ophthalmic market.”
Ms. Singh brings more than 15 years of experience in the medical device industry to her new position. Her background includes extensive experience in business strategy, product line management, marketing, development and commercialization.
Ms. Singh has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business at the University of Rochester.
Recently Introduced Reichert Products
Among Reichert’s recent product launches are the Ocular Response Analyzer® G3, the only tonometer capable of measuring corneal hysteresis, an indicator of glaucoma risk; the Phorpotor® VRx digital refraction system, the most advanced vision testing insturment that Reichert has ever built; and the Reichert 4SPR, a four-channel surface plasmon resonance system used by researchers to characterize biomolecular interactions in real time.
About Reichert Technologies
Reichert Technologies, Buffalo, NY, has been a global leader for more than 150 years in the design and manufacture of high-quality diagnostic instruments and equipment for ophthalmologists, optometrists, opticians, retail eye centers, life science researchers and analytical testing.
Reichert is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.0 billion.