WALDWICK, N.J., September, 10, 2020 — NextPhase Medical Devices (NXP), a medical device contract manufacturer, announced today that Robert Olsen has been appointed to the newly created role of chief commercial officer.

The new role will better position the NXP team to improve agility with a focus on meeting customers growing needs. Olsen will be responsible for harnessing the entire commercial power of the organization; leading the sales, marketing, and value stream teams; overseeing revenue and profit growth; and ensuring customer delight.

“We are fortunate to have a leader with Rob’s industry experience and passion for excellence,” said Carlo W. Colesanti, president and CEO at NXP. “Over the last 3 years, he has been a great steward of our company. His customer-first mentality and responsiveness are what we need to help drive the best outcomes for our customers.”

Olsen has been with NXP for 3 years and previously served as senior vice president of business development. He has 30 years of expertise in the medical device contract manufacturing space across various sales, business development and leadership roles at companies including Vention Medical, Flex and Nypro.

About NextPhase Medical Devices

Headquartered in Waldwick, N.J., NextPhase also has locations in Rochester, N.H., and Tijuana, Mexico. NextPhase is a 100% lean-focused medical device manufacturing company and has more than 40 years of experience in delivering high-quality medical device solutions. The company also offers a full-suite of services across a comprehensive range, including concept, feasibility, design, development, lean-focused manufacturing, assembly, and aftermarket services for EMS capital equipment and single-use medical devices. For more information, visit