Successful business presence of Ivoclar Vivadent on the Russian market

New market responsible person / Opening of offices in Moscow


Schaan, Liechtenstein - 19 March 2007

Ivoclar Vivadent has been doing successful business on the Russian market for 32 years. At present, the Ivoclar Vivadent core team in Russia encompasses a total of 12 staff. At the beginning of this year, Markus Gilgen was appointed sales director for the CIS states.

On March 1, 2007 the new representative office located in the centre of Moscow officially opened its doors and customers and dealers were invited to an Open Day. Many of them paid a visit to see our new offices and met the new market responsible person.

Farewell to Peter Hug
An evening reception was given at the Radius Hall to honour Peter Hug, the former Ivoclar Vivadent sales manager in the area. Numerous customers, dealers and friends accepted the invitation to the farewell party for Peter Hug.

Josef Richter, member of the Corporate Management, Sales and Distribution of Ivoclar Vivadent AG in Liechtenstein, said: “I sincerely thank Peter Hug for his many years of dedicated service to the company and his valuable contribution to building the Ivoclar Vivadent business in the CIS and Baltic states.”

Apart from the recruitment of additional staff, several new product launches and increased activities in cooperation with our trade partners are being planned on the Russian market.