A global leader in medical technology, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. celebrated the official launch of its new office and APAC Global Services Centre (GBS) in Greater Kuala Lumpur (Greater KL). The momentous event was officiated by Datuk Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli, Chief Executive Officer of InvestKL and Bryan Hanson, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Zimmer Biomet.
Hanson in his speech said, “Zimmer Biomet has more than 90 years of trusted leadership and proven expertise in the musculoskeletal healthcare and medical technology industry, as well as a sales presence in more than 100 countries worldwide. We are proud to seamlessly transform the patient experience through our innovative products and suite of integrated digital and robotic technologies that leverage data, data analytics and artificial intelligence.”
The new office marks a significant milestone in the company’s commitment to delivering cutting-edge healthcare solutions and services to the Asia Pacific region.
Hanson added, “Over the past two decades, Zimmer Biomet has been proud to have a presence in Malaysia and to partner with our customers and provide innovative and high-quality products and services to the healthcare industry as we deliver on our mission to alleviate pain and improve the quality of life for people around the world. With our Zimmer Biomet Malaysian team, we will continue to run our business efficiently, investing time in our local team, in partnering with customers and in innovating new technologies.”
Datuk Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli, CEO of InvestKL in his speech expressed "We are delighted to witness the growth of Zimmer Biomet in Greater KL. The company's investment and dedication to advancing healthcare and medical technology aligns perfectly with our mission to position Greater KL as a top investment destination for leading global companies in the health-tech sector."
“Zimmer Biomet's decision to expand its office and introduce APAC GBS reflects the confidence they have in our thriving ecosystem, availability of talent, and the immense opportunity Greater KL has as a strategic hub for the healthcare industry. We look forward to further collaborations and contributions from Zimmer Biomet as we strive to elevate healthcare standards, drive innovation, and improve the well-being of our communities.”
Currently, Zimmer Biomet boasts a workforce of 100 employees in Greater KL. With the establishment of the new office, the company will continue to expand and create high-skilled job opportunities for Malaysians.
InvestKL an agency under the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry (MITI) focused on attracting leading global companies to establish their footprint in Greater KL. In 2022, the agency has secured a total of RM21.52 billion in investments, over the RM35 billion it is to achieve by 2030. This has led to the creation of over 19,000 high-skilled executive jobs with an average monthly salary of RM13,000 by 130 investors under its wing who have called Greater KL home.
Group President for Asia Pacific of Zimmer Biomet, Mr. Sang Yi, who was also present at the event said, “it is an exciting time for Zimmer Biomet in the Asia Pacific region, and Malaysia is at the forefront playing an important role. As a centre of excellence and a launchpad for enhanced innovation in the APAC region, the newly opened GBS Center in Malaysia has an enthusiastic and growing team. It also has a world-class collaboration space where team members can serve Zimmer Biomet's businesses and increase our efficiency in the Asia Pacific region. As our Commercial Team and the GBS Center in Malaysia continue to grow, we are looking for talented people who want to contribute to improving the quality of life for Malaysians and achieving our Zimmer Biomet mission both globally and locally."
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