The CAMLOG Management

Success based on experience

The CAMLOG group is managed by professionals with many years' experience in implant dentistry, medical technology, related production, and international marketing and sales. Our keynote is sustained investment in customer-oriented product innovations that increase user and patient benefits by their simplicity of use, versatility and exemplary reliability.

Jürg Eichenberger, Honorary Chairman of the Board

Jürg Eichenberger, successful entrepreneur with many years of diverse experience in business start-ups and management, founded Camlog in 2003, growing what began as an inventor’s idea into a leading implant system in Germany and beyond.  He was instrumental in creating CAMLOG’s global network of 23 subsidiaries and distributors, and is credited with establishing the CAMLOG Foundation, the company’s yearly international expert meetings, and its bi-annual international CAMLOG Congress. He was Chairman of the Board from 2003 to 2015. In 2016, Jürg Eichenberger has been appointed as Honorary Chairman in appreciation of his visionary leadership and outstanding service to the company.

Dr René Willi, Member and Delegate of the Board of Directors

Dr. René Willi

Dr. Willi has been a member and delegate of the Board of Directors of Camlog Holding AG since December 2013. He is also President, Global Dental Surgical Group, Henry Schein, Inc., the parent company of Camlog. Before joining Henry Schein, Dr. Willi held the position of Executive Vice President of a leading global dental manufacturing company. René earned his Master in Chemical Engineering, a PhD in Technical Sciences and a Postgraduate Master Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.

Daniel Balduf, Managing Director, ALTATEC GmbH

Daniel Balduf

Since September 2017, Daniel Balduf belongs to the CAMLOG Group as Managing Director of ALTATEC GmbH. He graduated in Industrial Engineering in Kaiserslautern. During his occupation as Production Manager he passed through a management program with a focus on production systems, lean management and personnel management. He is also a certified Six Sigma "Green Belt". After gaining first experiences as a project engineer in the automotive supply industry he held leadership positions early on in various companies. Prior to joining, Mr Balduf was responsible for the location of a worldwide operating automotive supplier. His priorities in this function were strategic planning and the further development of the location.

Thomas Buerger, Chief Financial Officer

Since January 2018 Thomas Buerger is responsible for all aspects of finance including Accounting, Financial Planning, Plant Controlling, Treasury, and Tax for the CAMLOG group and he also serves as Finance director for all EMEA-activities of the Global Dental Surgical Group of Henry Schein, Inc.. Before joining CAMLOG, he worked for many years as a finance expert in globally operating companies in various industries. Thomas Buerger has a MBA equivalent degree from the University of Muenster.

Paul Delgado, Director International Sales and Education

Paul Delgado joined CAMLOG in November of 2014 as an International Sales Manager, and immediately made a positive impact on our business in North America, while launching new distribution channels in the Middle East. Paul came to CAMLOG with over 20 years’ of experience consistently earning greater responsibilities in sales, sales management, brand management and marketing for a multinational dental company. He is responsible for the development and expansion of CAMLOG’s international distribution channels across North America, Europe (except DACH region), Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. Moreover, he leads the Education and Training team.

Holger Essig, Chief Marketing Officer

Holger Essig

Holger Essig holds a degree in Business Administration specializing in marketing (Hochschule Pforzheim) and successfully completed an MBA at the University of South Carolina (USA) in 1994. After project management experience and several leadership positions in management consulting and venture capital at the 3i Group plc, he became a member of the executive management of a medium- size holding focusing on the dental market in 2006. In this role, Mr. Essig held operational responsibility for marketing, sales and key account management of a leading provider of 3D X-ray and workflow integration in the D-A-CH region (Germany-Austria-Switzerland). Since August 2016, he is responsible for global strategic and operational marketing of the CAMLOG Group.

Michael Ludwig, General Manager of CAMLOG Vertriebs GmbH

Michael Ludwig worked in marketing and sales with an international dental company for a few years before moving into implant dentistry in 1990. He was given a general commercial power of attorney for ALTATEC GmbH in 1999 and contributed significantly to the success of the CAMLOG® Implant System. He was appointed Manager of CAMLOG Vertriebs GmbH in 2004.

Christian Rähle, Director of Research, Development & Regulatory Affairs

Christian Rähle studied mechanical engineering with an emphasis on medical technology at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich/Switzerland.
He has worked in international product management and development at various medical device manufacturers and since 2006 in implant dentistry, specifically. To further expand his knowledge, he completed an Executive MBA program in Bern, Switzerland, and Rochester, USA, in 2008. Christian Rähle has been with CAMLOG since 2012.

Markus Stammen, Director CAD/CAM & IT

Markus Stammen studied business management and electrical engineering at the Universities of Bochum and Hagen/Germany and has been an instructor in business organization for some years. He has worked with CAMLOG Biotechnologies AG in various functions since 2006 and has been responsible for organizational development since 2012. Mr Stammen was previously Managing Director of two consulting firms and CFO of a medium-sized metal processing company.

Pascal Weyermann, Director Human Resources

Pascal Weyermann

Pascal Weyermann is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources Management at the CAMLOG Group and the Global Dental Surgical Group of its holding company, Henry Schein Inc. Prior to joining CAMLOG he held various senior positions in Human Resources Management in international technology and service companies. He holds a Master degree in Human Resources Management from the Institute for Applied Psychology in Zurich.

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