Avanos Medical appoints new chief financial officer

Avanos Medical (NYSE:AVNS) today said it appointed Michael Greiner as senior VP and chief financial officer, effective Jan. 1.

Greiner will be responsible for the Alpharetta, Ga.-based company’s global finance and information technology organizations. He will report to CEO Joe Woody.

Prior to joining Avanos Medical, Greiner served as executive VP and CFO of AngioDynamics. He has more than 20 years of experience in corporate finance.

“Michael’s experience as a proven finance leader with a track record in change management and shareholder value creation makes him an ideal fit for Avanos as we complete our transformation to a pure-play medical device company,” Woody said in a news release. “I am excited to work alongside Michael as we focus on executing our strategic priorities to accelerate top-line growth and expand margins.”

“I’m honored to be joining Avanos at such a dynamic time in the company’s evolution,” Greiner said. “I’m eager to begin working with this talented organization to build on the progress that has already been made in transforming the business, driving value-creating financial outcomes and positioning the company as an innovative industry leader.”

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