Fujfilm Merges Medical Systems Division, New Development Divisions to Create New Endosurgical Solutions
As of October 1, FUJIFILM New Development U.S.A. will merge with FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A. Together, the two companies will leverage their expertise to advance innovations in endosurgery.
“By combining these two businesses, Fujfilm will be able to leverage the natural synergies between the endoscopy and minimally invasive surgery product portfolios to grow our company’s innovative endosurgery offering,” said Jun Higuchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A. “As we move forward, Fujifilm will define the future of endosurgery through our focus on innovation, our world-class people, and our operational strength to create long-term value for our customers and stakeholders.”
Upon completion of the integration, Stephen Mariano, Vice President and General Manager of FUJIFILM New Development, U.S.A., will continue to lead Fujifilm’s surgical R&D team as Vice President of Global Endosurgical R&D at FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A.
“The combination of these two companies will make us uniquely equipped to revolutionize conventional surgical endoscopic procedures and raise the standard of patient care,” said Mariano. “Together, our diversified portfolio brings together the best of endosurgery technology, enabling the creation of new opportunities and solutions across minimally invasive surgery care.”