"Everything revolves around the patient and the TwinSmile concept has been fully integrated in our clinics."
Born in The Netherlands, Tom earned his degree in management, economics and law from the University of Rotterdam. He worked for 10 years as the sales and marketing director for the largest chain of dental laboratories in Europe, where he was responsible for the relationship management of 2,000 dental clinics and for bringing new and innovative products to market including the intra oral scanners.
In 2015 he launched a highly successful multi-speciality dental centre in The Netherlands, alongside a group of dentists.
Tom travels the world giving lectures on Emotional Dental marketing.
CTO AND R&D MANAGER
"When he talks the dental industry listens on a global basis." (Solidscape Inc.)
Vanik was born in Calcutta, India, but grew up in Switzerland where he trained as a certified dental technician. He is highly respected in the dental industry.
He is internationally renowned for his ground-breaking research and development work in ceramics and the use of CAD/CAM technology.
Vanik owns a dental laboratory close to Basel, which he founded in 1990. This lab covers all aspects of modern dentistry. Various dental companies use his lab for testing new dental materials. Amongst others, he is named as one of the initiators of the various CAD-CAM systems for dental labs.
"You have to go in both directions. Combining conventional with digital will give you the perfect marriage."
Vanik has also lectured at the Master Technicians School in Switzerland and at the University of Greifswald in Germany. He has been teaching dentists how to achieve high quality restorations using chair-side units and has published a book on this topic. He is a well-known speaker at major symposiums.
SALES & MARKETING
"Digital technology at dentist offices is growing steadily. As new products and techniques continue to be introduced to dental care, both patients and the dentist can reap the benefits."
Born in Switzerland, Markus earned his degree in economics the University of applied science in Zürich. After his studies he worked in different executive positions in various industries. Within the last ten years he has been working in the dental industry with a focus on building sales and marketing organizations from scratch.
Markus joined TwinSmile in September 2018 and he is responsible for all sales and marketing activities within the TwinSmile organization.
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