Baxano, a healthcare solutions company, has hired George Harter, Jr as chief financial officer (CFO). He will be responsible for finance, administration and human resources (HR).
Harter served as CFO for Acclarent from 2005 to 2011, through its acquisition by Johnson & Johnson. From September 2003 to April 2005, he served as CFO for Velocimed, an interventional cardiology company. Prior to that, Harter held roles at other health care companies including Boston Scientific.
Harter received his BA in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles and his MBA from Case Western Reserve University.
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