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As the main owner of the Getinge Group, Carl Bennet was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Getinge in 1997. In the same year, Johan Malmquist, formerly Managing Director of Extended Care, was appointed President and CEO. Johan Malmquist then served as CEO of Getinge for 18 years, and is today chairman of the board of Arjo. Joacim Lindoff, who has worked in the Getinge Group since 1999, has been appointed President and CEO of Arjo and has a solid background from the medical technology industry.

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At Arjo, we are dedicated, through our products and knowledge-spreading activities, to improve the everyday lives of people affected by reduced mobility and age-related health challenges. Throughout our 60 years of contact with all aspects of nursing worldwide we have gained a vast amount of insights and experience.
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At Arjo we help create safer and more efficient healthcare environments. From patient handling and mobilization to hygiene and pressure ulcer prevention, we offer a range of solutions designed to help you meet the new and continually evolving challenges of today’s acute care and long term care settings.