Stavros Vizirgianakis to lead Misonix as new president, CEO: 5 things to now

Written by Megan Wood | December 19, 2016 | Print  | Email

Farmingdale, N.Y.-based Misonix named Stavros G. Vizirgianakis the new president and CEO, effective immediately, according to

Here are five things to know:


1. Since Sept. 2, 2016, Mr. Vizirgianakis has been serving as Misonix's interim CEO.


2. Mr. Vizirgianakis has served as a Misonix board member since May 2013.


3. His career saw him as Norwalk, Conn.-based United States Surgical Corp.'s sales director for sub-Saharan Africa. He also served Ascendis Medical's managing director until July 2016.  


4. He co-founded Surgical Innovations, located in Johannesburg, South Africa.


5. After investing $4 million in Misonix on Oct. 25, 2016, Mr. Vizirgianakis became the company's largest shareholder.


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