B&L's O'Brien named VP of global refractive strategy

Rochester, NY-Bausch & Lomb has named Dennis O'Brien to the position of vice president, global refractive strategy. O'Brien was most recently a member of the company's Americas commercial leadership team, based in Toronto as general manager of Bausch & Lomb Canada. An engineer by training, O'Brien joined Bausch & Lomb in 1992, and progressed through a variety of manufacturing leadership positions before becoming vice president, global supply chain operations for the Americas contact lens business.

O'Brien earned a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, and completed the Bausch & Lomb University Executive Development Program.