The President of GN ReSound USA, Bjørn Christ, is confident that GN ReSound growth is driven by the combination of a new, strong product portfolio and top product quality.
invited GN News
to visit GN ReSound's
office in Bloomington, just outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
, tell us about the current situation on the US hearing instrument market.
Facts about Bjørn Christ
Bjørn Christ (Pronounced 'krisst' in Danish, Bjørn's last name is not a religious name in Denmark, where the Latin form "Kristus" is used in the Bible was appointed president of GN ReSound USA in July 2007.
Before relocating to the US, he spent three years as general manager of GN ReSound in Japan.
He joined GN ReSound as vice president for business development in 2001 and was part of the GN team that acquired and integrated the hearing instrument businesses of ReSound, Danavox, Royal Philips, Viennatone and Beltone.
Before joining GN ReSound, he worked for the consulting firms McKinsey & Company and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Bjørn holds an M.A. in economics from the University of Copenhagen, a B.Sc. in computer science and has attended MIT, Institut Français and the Copenhagen Business School.