Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel announced its membership with MedTech Europe, the industry association representing the medical technology sector in Europe. This collaboration aims to foster innovation and promote sustainable development in the value chains supporting the medical technology industry.
Henkel has a long history of supporting the medical technology industry with its advanced adhesive and surface solutions. Through this, Henkel and MedTech Europe will collaborate on various initiatives such as supporting research and development projects, driving thought leadership and engaging in industry forums. The goal is to accelerate the adoption of innovative solutions, address industry challenges, and contribute to advancing the medical technology sector.
The partnership with MedTech Europe is part of the company’s broader strategy to strengthen its collaborations within the healthcare industry and ecosystem. By collaborating with industry associations, healthcare organizations, and technology providers, Henkel aims to drive innovation and create value for patients, healthcare professionals, and its partners throughout value chains.
“Joining forces with MedTech Europe is an exciting step for us. Together, we will be able to leverage our combined expertise to develop innovative solutions that address the ever-evolving needs of the medical technology industry,” said Dr. Philipp Loosen, Vice President and Head of Industrials EIMEA and Global Key Accounts Medical at Henkel Adhesive Technologies. “MedTech Europe represents the medical technology industry in Europe, covering a wide range of products, including medical devices, diagnostics, imaging equipment, and more.”
Chemical regulatory compliance is important to Henkel, and MedTech Europe provides multiple platforms to collaborate, contribute, and advocate the same through their working groups that deep dive into the aspects of sustainability, chemicals, and medical device regulations. “This is another milestone on our journey to becoming the key player in chemical regulatory compliance for our medical customers that contributes to sustainability and the environment,” said Senthil Pichandi, Vice President Global Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs (PSRA), Henkel Adhesive Technologies.