President & CEO, OmniGuide Holdings
Mr. Buhler holds extensive healthcare industry and business leadership expertise stemming from a 33-year career with RF Surgical Systems, Inc., Natus Medical Inc., SenoRx Inc., Ultrasonix, GE Healthcare and Diasonics-VingMed Ultrasound. Mr. Buhler has a proven track record of building and leading successful world–class business teams that consistently achieve strong financial performance, operational efficiency and customer loyalty.
Mr. Buhler earned his B.S. degrees in Business Administration and Human Resources at Dominican College, Blauvelt, New York as well a degree in Electrical Technology from the State University of New York at Orange County. Mr. Buhler has also completed the Executive Management Development Program (EMBA equivalent) at General Electric’s Educational Center in Crotonville, New York.
Mr. Buhler’s extensive experience in the healthcare field spans 30+ years. He has been the CEO/COO of three public and two private companies, completed numerous rounds of financing, done ~$1bb in M&A, and recently merged RF Surgical Systems, Inc. with Medtronic. He has successfully completed four turnarounds, each entity becoming a high growth/profitable business in its discipline.
Mr. Buhler has an impressive history generating new revenue streams, building business, and increasing market share for multi-million and multi-billion dollar international high-technology corporations. His businesses have demonstrated the ability to penetrate new markets and strengthen competitive positioning, design and direct high-impact strategic plans, define visions and transform concepts into lucrative workable realities.
Mr. Buhler is now CEO of OmniGuide Holdings: advanced surgical technology engineered to deliver an optimized surgical experience and superior patient outcomes.