LIONVILLE, Pa.—Robert S. Hargesheimer has been appointed president of West Pharmaceutical Services Inc.´s Tech Group, and Don McMillan was named president of North America, Pharmaceutical Systems Division.
Previously president of the Device Group for West, Hargesheimer now heads a newly formed business unit that combines that group and the Tech Group, which West acquired in May. The two businesses will operate under the Tech Group name.
He has been with West since 1992, when he joined the firm as director of finance and planning in the Health Care Group. He has held a number of positions since then in operations, finance and business development.
McMillan is a 21-year veteran of the firm. Most recently he was vice president of marketing for the Americas region. His career has included stints as a plant engineer, plant manager in Singapore and working on special projects in Europe.