SP Industries has appointed Brian Larkin as its President and Chief Executive Officer effective February 19th succeeding William Downs who recently retired.
Stone Ridge/USA — SP Industries is a global provider of laboratory equipment, a full line of research, pilot and production freeze dryers as well as aseptic processing drug manufacturing solutions, laboratory supplies and specialty glassware. The company's newly appointed CEO and President, Brian Larkin, brings to SP broad experience as a senior executive having spent the last 27 years in commercial and executive leadership roles in the medical device industry.
Most recently he served as Vice President and General Manager for Becton Dickinson's US Diabetes Care business and prior to that was Senior Vice President and General Manager of Life Cell Corporation. Before that Mr. Larkin spent 16 years at Integra Life Sciences Corporation where he served in a variety of executive roles including President of the company's Neuro Sciences Division and President of the Spine and Orthobiologics Division. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors for Dynatronics Corporation.