Patrick Devor was named Vice President of Sales in January 2022, and assumed responsibility of all of the sales activities and related operations for the Americas region. He has over 30 years of commercial sales and marketing leadership experience in the clinical and research laboratory diagnostics field. In June 2012, Mr. Devor joined Sakura Finetek as Regional Sales Manager for the southern region of the U.S. In 2016. Mr. Devor was promoted to Senior Director of Sales, where he helped lead the U.S. sales organization to record commercial growth for the next 5 years. Prior to joining Sakura Finetek, Mr. Devor worked for Leica Biosystems, Inc. for 9 years in various roles from Sales Representative to International Product Manager to Regional Sales Manager of the midwestern states managing a team of histopathology and immunohistochemistry sales and support specialists. Mr. Devor’s earlier career involved him working as a Confocal Microscopy Sales Specialist for Nikon Corporation, a Key Account Manager for Thermo Fisher Scientific in their Cellular Imaging and Laboratory Automation Division, as well as a Microscopy Sales Specialist for Leco Corporation’s Life Science Division representing Olympus microscopes and imaging systems.
Mr. Devor graduated from Miami University in Oxford Ohio with a Bachelors Degree in Public Personnel Management, and resides in Austin, Texas.