Eric Bernard joined WS Audiology in June 2019 from Essilor International where he spent 25 years in key leadership positions based in Asia-Pacific and the US. He is a graduate of ESSEC Business school and holds a master in Applied Mathematics.
Held positions as CFO at Ørsted and SVP Finance at Dong Energy. She holds a Cand. Merc. Aud. from Copenhagen Business School.
Chief Marketing Officer and President OTC
Held positions as SVP Marketing at Sivantos, CEO at Euro-Diesel, and Group VP Marketing at Sonova. He holds a PhD in Physics.
Joerg Brandscheid joined WS Audiology in November 2023 from Polestar. He has led global R&D organizations of various renowned companies in China, Germany, and Sweden. He holds a degree in general electrical engineering from TU Bingen.
President Region Americas
Held positions as President and CEO at Otometrics and as Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer at Ambu A/S. He holds a Master of Law from Copenhagen University as well as an E*MBA.
President Region APAC
Held leadership positions at Essilor Group as VP for North Europe, and at BBGR as Managing Director. He is a graduate of INSEAD Advanced Management Program, ESSCA Business School, and holds a degree in Marketing.
Chief Operating Officer
Karl Braitberg joined WSA 15 November 2023. He has more than 30 years of experience of leading operations, supply chain, and cloud services functions for companies such as Palm, Cisco, Oracle, and Google. He most recently worked as a Consultant with Bain & Company.
Chief HR Officer
Held positions as SVP HR at Sivantos, VP HR for Carlsberg Group, and Head of HR and Sales OPS Asia Pacific at GN Store Nord. He holds a master’s degree in Human Resource Management.
Annemarie van Neck
President Region EMEA
Joins WSA from Coloplast, where she was Senior Vice President for emerging markets. She holds a Master of Science in Economics from the University of Groningen, and an MBA from INSEAD.