Chief Operating Officer David Mowry will take over as the interim president and CEO next week. Mr. Kohrs is slated to serve as a consultant to Tornier through May 12, and though his departure came suddenly, it is not the result of any disagreement or dispute with the company.
Kevin O'Boyle, the company's non-executive director, has been named interim vice chairman.
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Tornier CEO Douglas Kohrs Retires as President, CEO FeaturedWritten by Heather Linder | Friday, 16 November 2012 17:57
Douglas Kohrs has retired as president, CEO and executive director of Tornier, a joint replacement and orthopedic device company with its U.S. headquarters in Edina, Minn., according to TwinCities Business.
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