Meet The Executive Team

Steve Turner

Steve Turner

Chief Executive Officer

Steve Turner is the CEO, co-founder and majority owner of Spectrum Medical. Steve’s passion for cutting edge technology and his experience in business management has allowed him to grow successful international companies ranging from aircraft control systems to semiconductor plants. Since 2005 Steve has been fully committed to the healthcare sector.

Steve is intimately involved in the development of Spectrum Medical’s perfusion technologies and clinical information solutions. He believes that the integration of leading-edge hardware solutions and the meaningful use of high-quality patient data is crucial to improving patient care, satisfaction, and safety. His dedication to the global health-care communities is evident by the resources Spectrum Medical deploys in the development of its technologies and to providing the highest levels of customer service.

Mark Drain

Chief Financial Officer

Mark Drain is the CFO and co-founder of Spectrum Medical. After qualifying in practice Mark has held senior finance positions in a number of industries as diverse as Oil Field Services, Aerospace and Automotive. Since 1998 Mark has worked alongside Steve building a number of world class technology businesses.

In addition to the strategic financial management, Mark uses his breadth of experience to lead both the Operational and Regulatory functions of Spectrum Medical. With the ever increasing burden of regulation of medical devices and Health information technology Mark sees the integration of these three functions as crucial to the continuation of Spectrum’s commitment to customer satisfaction and patient safety.

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Kevin Ledet

Kevin Ledet

Vice President, Clinical Information Solutions

Kevin Ledet joined Spectrum Medical in January 2012. Before joining Spectrum Medical, Kevin was the principal at Transcend Healthcare Solutions. At Transcend Healthcare, Kevin designed strategic business development plans for emerging healthcare technology companies with a particular focus on disruptive healthcare analytics platforms and the development of comprehensive roadmaps for flexible, vendor agnostic tele-ICU offerings.

Kevin’s prior experience, as the owner of a healthcare provider business and his sales experience of increasing responsibility with several large medical device companies such as Stryker, Baxter Healthcare and ev3 , gives Kevin a balanced view of healthcare and, in particular, the clinical space and its need for easy to use, cost effective IT solutions.

Beatrix Hanisch

Vice President of Global Sales, Perfusion Technologies

Beatrix joined Spectrum Medical in 2006 as Sales Manager for Germany following her relocation from Austria to the UK. Having progressed through a number of internal sales and marketing positions within the company Beatrix was appointed to a senior global position where she oversees all perfusion technology sales outside US markets.

With her extensive knowledge of the world wide perfusion market Beatrix has consistently grown Spectrum’s share of the perfusion market to where customers in over 40 countries use Spectrum Medical products and systems. Beatrix currently leads a team of sales and technical specialists and is growing the footprint of Spectrum Medical globally via direct distributor relationships and key strategic partnerships.

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Ellen O'Brien

Vice President of US Operations

Ellen joined Spectrum Medical in March of 2012. With 30 years’ experience in health care, Ellen brings a diverse skill set that includes intensive care nursing, cardiovascular perfusion, building and managing teams and product development.

Most recently, Ellen served as the Director of Perfusion Services within the University of Pennsylvania Health System.

With a commitment to improve patient safety and the delivery of health care, Ellen’s customer focused approach and understanding of the clinical environment enhances the services offered by Spectrum Medical.

Dean Haynes

Vice President of UK Operations

Dean joined Spectrum Medical in January 2012, with almost 30 years’ experience within the hydraulic and electrohydraulic manufacturing industry.

In that time he has pursued a progressive career path with management roles in production, engineering and supply chain, necessitating the development of strategic sourcing relationships, extensive travel in the Far East and procurement of high end technology capital equipment, along with an active involvement in a variety of commercial and integration activities.

He has also been responsible for setting up and developing production processes both internally and within the supply base, building operational capability and driving down costs in order to achieve operational efficiencies.