Nihon Kohden Welcomes Thiru Vaniyambadi Doraisami as New VP of Service

Bringing over 25 years of healthcare technology expertise to enhance service excellence


Irvine, California – June 18, 2024 – Nihon Kohden, a global leader in medical electronic equipment, is excited to announce that Thiru Vaniyambadi Doraisami has joined the company as the new Vice President of Service. This key addition to our leadership team highlights our commitment to delivering exceptional service and support to our valued customers worldwide.

Thiru brings over 25 years of experience in healthcare technology, having worked in engineering, project management, sales, marketing, business operations, and R&D at both GE and Philips. In his previous role as Vice President at BD Technical Services, he led support for BD’s Biosciences, Integrated Diagnostic Systems, and Medication Management Solutions business units, driving significant improvements in service delivery and customer satisfaction.

“We are thrilled to welcome Thiru to Nihon Kohden,” said Roy Sakai, President of Nihon Kohden. “Thiru’s extensive experience and agile leadership will be key in elevating our service capabilities and ensuring that we continue to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers.”

In his new role, Thiru will manage all aspects of service operations, including customer support, technical service, and training programs. He will work closely with our global teams to implement innovative service strategies that align with Nihon Kohden’s mission of improving patient care through advanced technology and unmatched support.

“I am honored to join Nihon Kohden, a company known for its dedication to quality and innovation,” said Thiru. “I look forward to working with the dedicated team here to further enhance our service offerings and support our customers in delivering the best possible care to patients.”

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About Nihon Kohden

Nihon Kohden is a leading medical technology company dedicated to advancing patient care through innovative solutions. With a rich history of over 70 years, Nihon Kohden has become a global leader in precision medical devices, specializing in advanced heart, lung, and brain care solutions. Known for its pioneering work, including the development of the world’s first AC-powered electroencephalogram (EEG) and significant contributions to the invention of pulse oximetry, Nihon Kohden products are used in over 120 countries. The company is also the largest supplier of electroencephalography products worldwide.




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