Peter Quinlan appointed Managing Director for Philips APAC
Peter Quinlan has been appointed as Managing Director of Philips Asia Pacific (APAC), with effect from September 1, 2023, announced Royal Phillips, global leader in health technology.
With over 17 years in the healthcare industry, Quinlan has a wealth of experience. Since joining Phillips in 2007, he has held leadership positions held across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, and Phillip’s global headquarters in the Netherlands. He will be succeeding predecessor Caroline Clarke, who is leaving Philips after a successful 15-year tenure at the organisation, including nine years as leader for APAC. “I have no doubt that Philips will continue to succeed in the capable hands of Peter,” said Clarke. “I wish Peter and the team much success.”
Quinlan will lead Philips in the region as it continues support to healthcare providers with the help of digital transformation amidst challenges like staff shortage, growing demand and financial pressures.
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“Peter’s passion for first-class healthcare delivery, and for pursuing our purpose of improving people’s health and well-being, make him uniquely qualified to lead our APAC organization into the future,” said Edwin Palvast, Chief of International Region and member of the Executive Committee, Royal Philips.
“I look forward to building on our strong relationships with customers and other stakeholders in the region,” said Quinlan.