Sebastian-Arana-3M-Oral-Care3M, St Paul, Minn, announced the appointment of Sebastian Arana as its new president and general manger for its Oral Care Solutions Division.

Arana replaces James Ingebrand who retired April 1, 2018.

Arana has over 19 years of experience in marketing, sales, business development, and strategy. He has held key leadership roles in companies based in Poland, Chile, and the United States. He holds a BA in Economics and Finance and an MBA.

“I am excited to lead this passionate group within 3M that is so dedicated to helping our customers succeed,” said Arana. “In the coming weeks, I look forward to connecting with many oral care professionals and industry partners to learn and understand more about their challenges.”

Arana continued, “Only through the lens of our customers can we truly learn how to continue being a positive, supportive partner in their practices.”