Lisa Ashby Named President of Worldwide Dental Business at Carestream Health
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Lisa Ashby has been appointed President of Carestream’s Dental business effective May 4. In this role, she will lead the company’s global dental organization and is a member of the company’s senior executive leadership team.
Carestream’s dental business provides imaging and practice management solutions for oral health professionals, and has been an industry leader for more than 100 years. Carestream Dental products are used by seven out of 10 practitioners around the world.
Ashby brings more than 26 years of corporate business expertise acquired during a successful career at Cardinal Health—a $100 billion healthcare products and services provider—where she held positions of increasing responsibility.
Most recently, she was President, Medical Devices and Diagnostics at Cardinal Health with responsibility for six companies generating $3 billion in revenue with a product portfolio ranging from laboratory diagnostics to surgical devices and critical care products. She served on Cardinal Health’s operating committee, several company advisory councils, and was active in several industry organizations to help influence legislative policy and create awareness across the global healthcare community.
Prior to this Ashby was President of Category Management with executive responsibility for key Cardinal Health companies that manufactured and distributed healthcare products around the world. In this role, Ashby increased new product introductions by more than 30 percent. Earlier in her career, she held leadership positions in sales and marketing, channel management and distribution, and operations at Cardinal Health.
Ashby holds a B.A. in Public Policy/Computer Science/Psychology from Duke University. She is a board member of BioOhio and a past board member of AdvaMedDx, and has served on multiple non-profit organizations benefitting the Ohio community.
Lisa Ashby will relocate to Atlanta, Ga., for her role with Carestream.