CYTX appointed Lloyd H. Dean, President/CEO of Catholic Healthcare West to serve as an independent member on Cytori’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Dean has served as the President/CEO of Catholic Healthcare West (NASDAQ:CHW) since 2000. During this time, he has led the organization to become the eighth largest healthcare systems in the nation, including 40 acute-care hospitals, as well as medical clinics, home health organizations and medical practice groups.
- Previously, Mr. Dean has held top executive and operational management positions at Advocate Health Care and the Health Care Services Division at the Upjohn Company. In addition to co-founding several healthcare reform coalitions and serving on several California–based healthcare councils, Mr. Dean serves on the Board of Directors for the Bay Area Council, one of the nation’s largest business coalitions, and for Wells Fargo & Company.