Arlington, Tennessee – MicroPort® Orthopedics Inc., the orthopedics business division of MicroPort Scientific Corporation, announced that its President, Mr. Aurelio J. Sahagun, will depart the company effective on March 31, 2019. MicroPort® Orthopedics and Mr. Sahagun have reached an agreement through which Mr. Sahagun will work with MicroPort® Orthopedics to ensure a smooth and seamless transition of his operating responsibilities. We would like to thank Mr. Sahagun for his contributions and dedication to leading the turnaround for MicroPort® Orthopedics and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors.
MicroPort Scientific Corporation will immediately initiate a national search for the position of President of MicroPort® Orthopedics with a goal of completing the search by Q3 2019.
In the interim, Mr. Sahagun’s executive responsibilities will be shared by Ms. Glendy Wang, Chief Operating Officer of MicroPort Scientific Corporation, and MicroPort Scientific Corporation’s Intercontinental Orthopedics Committee (“IOC”).