Analogic Corporation Appoints Jim Ryan Vice President of Global Operations
PEABODY, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 8, 2008–Jim Green, President and Chief Executive Officer of Analogic Corporation
(NASDAQ: ALOG), announced today that Jim Ryan will join the Company as
Vice President, Global Operations, on December 15, 2008. Ryan will be
responsible for manufacturing operations and the supply chain worldwide.
Mr. Ryan joins Analogic from Booz & Company, a former subsidiary of Booz
Allen Hamilton, where he served in several capacities over nine years.
As a principal there, Ryan played a lead role in the firm’s Operations
Strategy Group. He has extensive experience in operations management,
including manufacturing strategy, supply chain and overhead
optimization, functional effectiveness, and acquisition integration.
Ryan also brings a track record of driving growth and profitability
across a broad range of clients and industries.
Analogic President and CEO Jim Green said, “Jim’s experience, ranging
from hands-on direct leadership to strategic operational planning with
numerous complex operating models, will be invaluable as we optimize
worldwide. Jim will be responsible for streamlining operations —
including supply chain management — across the entire Company, including
all subsidiaries, our recent Copley acquisition, and our new China
Operations. His objective will be a more efficient and productive
company, well positioned for profitable growth.”
Mr. Ryan’s education includes a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from
Lehigh University, a Master of Science in Engineering from the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and a Master of Business
Administration (MBA) from MIT.
Analogic Corporation is a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced
health and security systems and subsystems sold primarily to Original
Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). The Company is recognized worldwide for
advancing the state of the art in Automatic Explosives Detection,
Computed Tomography (CT), Digital Radiography (DR), Ultrasound, Magnetic
Resonance Imaging (MRI), Patient Monitoring, and Advanced Signal
Processing. For more information, visit www.analogic.com.
CONTACT: Analogic Corporation
Jim Green, 978-326-4000
President & CEO
Paul M. Roberts, 978-326-4213
Director of Communications & Investor Relations
Source: Analogic Corporation