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Ivoclar Vivadent appoints Franz Berger as Chief Financial Officer

Schaan, Liechtenstein – 5 June 2012

Today, Ivoclar Vivadent has announced that, effective 4 June 2012, Franz Berger has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Member of the Corporate Management of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group.

Franz Berger looks back on a long-standing career in the financial sector. Over the past 20 years, he held various leading positions at Kraft Foods, Bacardi and Unilabs SA. Most recently, Mr Berger was the Finance Director Europe, Middle East and Africa at Shire HGT, an international biopharmaceutical company. In addition to finance, Mr Berger will also assume the responsibility for the IT sector and join the Corporate Management Team. “We are very pleased to have Mr. Berger join the Ivoclar Vivadent Group as CFO. His experience, knowledge and communication skills provide a very good basis for success.” said Robert Ganley, CEO Ivoclar Vivadent Group.

Mr Berger, aged 47, holds a Business Administration degree from Vienna University of Economics and Business as well as an Executive MBA from California State University, Hayward.