MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: INSP) (Inspire), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative, minimally invasive solutions for patients with obstructive sleep apnea, today announced the appointment of Ezgi Yagci as Vice President of Investor Relations, effective August 15, 2022.
"The team is very excited to welcome Ezgi and her vast experience in the medical technology sector to Inspire,” said Tim Herbert, President and Chief Executive Officer of Inspire Medical Systems. “She will have a positive impact on our expanding investor relations program and play a key role in contributing to the overall strategy of the organization.”
Ms. Yagci joins Inspire from Zimmer Biomet where she served as Investor Relations Manager since July 2020. She was responsible for all aspects of earnings preparation, investment conference participation, sell side interactions and targeted, proactive shareholder outreach and engagement. Ms. Yagci was instrumental in the Environmental, Social and Governance disclosures while researching, benchmarking and enhancing the company’s annual sustainability report.
Ms. Yagci has over 15 years of experience as an institutional investor in medical devices and healthcare services while serving in senior roles at multiple top-tier investment firms, including Balyasny Asset Management, Green Arrow Capital Management (Millennium Management), TIAA-CREF, Partner Fund Management and RS Investments. She holds both Master's and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Economics, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, all from Boston University.
“I am thrilled to join the team at Inspire, especially as the company anticipates important product innovations and enhancements that will fuel its further growth,” said Ms. Yagci. “I look forward to contributing to Inspire’s mission of serving the many patients with untreated OSA.”
About Inspire Medical Systems
Inspire is a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative, minimally invasive solutions for patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Inspire’s proprietary Inspire therapy is the first and only FDA-approved neurostimulation technology that provides a safe and effective treatment for moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea.
For additional information about Inspire, please visit www.inspiresleep.com.
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