September 29, 2016 4:56 AM ET

Healthcare Equipment and Supplies

Company Overview of Thoratec Corp.

Company Overview

Thoratec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets proprietary medical devices used for mechanical circulatory support for the treatment of heart failure patients. The company’s primary product lines include ventricular assist devices, including HeartMate II, an implantable, electrically powered, continuous flow, left ventricular assist device (LVAD) consisting of a rotary blood pump designed to provide intermediate and long-term mechanical circulatory support (MCS); CentriMag an extracorporeal circulatory support device that provides hemodynamic stabilization in patients in need of cardiopulmonary support. It also offers PediMag and PediVAS extracorpor...

6035 Stoneridge Drive

Pleasanton, CA 94588

United States

Founded in 1976

954 Employees

Phone:

925-847-8600

Fax:

925-847-8571

Key Executives for Thoratec Corp.

President and Director
Age: 48
Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer and Director
Age: 41
President of International
Vice President, Secretary and Director
Age: 50
Vice President of Customer Driven Quality
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Thoratec Corp. Key Developments

Thoratec Corp.(NasdaqGM:TLC) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

Thoratec Corp.(NasdaqGM:TLC) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

Thoratec Corp.(NasdaqGM:TLC) dropped from Russell Global Index

Thoratec Corp.(NasdaqGM:TLC) dropped from Russell Global Index

Thoratec Corp. and SJM Thunder Holding Company Announce Executive Changes

Pursuant to the terms of the Merger Agreement, at the Effective Time, each of the eight directors of Thoratec Corp. (Neil F. Dimick, D. Keith Grossman, J. Daniel Cole, Steven H. Collis, William A. Hawkins, III, Paul A. LaViolette, Martha H. Marsh and Todd C. Schermerhorn) ceased to be directors of Thoratec Corp., and the directors of SJM Thunder Holding Company, consisting of Donald J. Zurbay, Jason Zellers, Jeffrey A. Dallager, Kashif Rashid and Aron Allen, became directors of Thoratec Corp. (as the surviving corporation) and will continue to serve as such until the death, resignation, removal or replacement of such persons as provided by law and the certificate of incorporation and bylaws of the surviving corporation. Effective as of the Effective Time, each of the officers of Thoratec Corp. resigned as officers of Thoratec Corp. and SJM Thunder Holding Company appointed officers of Thoratec Corp., including Donald J. Zurbay, as President, Jason Zellers as Vice President and Secretary and Jeffrey A. Dallager as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.

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