Company appoints seasoned sales development professional to drive device’s market adoption for leg ulcer healing
Sky Medical Technology has announced the appointment of Fiona Young as director for its wound care therapy business.
Young will spearhead and build-out Sky’s geko device sales and marketing strategy in the woundcare space.
Sky is a UK-based maker of wearable medical devices designed to heal chronic wounds that afflict millions of sufferers around the world every year.
The global woundcare market is projected to reach $27.2billion by 2027, driven by the growth of an aging population and the rising use of technological advancements in innovative woundcare products.
Young brings to Sky a proven track record in building international sales success in the woundcare market.
Across her 20-year career, she has worked in sales development roles at Crawford Healthcare, Flen Health, and Lohmann & Rauscher, helping to introduce and integrate new products into woundcare pathways.
She said: “Sky has an exceptionally-dynamic technology platform with multiple large market opportunities – woundcare therapy being among the largest of these.
“I am delighted to be working with the team and excited to lead a clinical partner advocacy programme that will help drive geko device adoption.
The market is ripe for the introduction of the clinically-proven geko device, an innovation able to improve the lives of millions living with chronic wounds.”