Christoph Pedain, PhD, born 1974, assumed the position of Chief Operating Officer at Brainlab in January 2016. Under his responsibility fall all Global Customer Support, Production, Supply Chain Management, Controlling, IT, and Sales Operations. In addition, Christoph leads the product lines for Big Data, Platforms and Digital Operation Room solutions.
Christoph holds a Doctorate in Mergers and Acquisitions from Cranfield University and a double Master’s Degree in Business Administration and Engineering from Darmstadt University of Technology.
Between 2000 and 2008, Christoph worked in various divisions at Brainlab including R&D, Marketing and Business Development. In 2008, Christoph joined Roche Diagnostics, where he was first responsible for M&A and Business Development before leading a subsidiary of Roche Diagnostics specializing in laboratory automation and robotics.