Meet the Bloggers

Norbert Sparrow, Editor in Chief Editor in Chief Norbert Sparrow feels equally at home in Europe and the United States. Born in Germany and raised in Toronto and Los Angeles, he earned his master’s degree in journalism in Strasbourg, France. He wrote for a variety of newspapers and magazines during the 12 years that he lived in Paris and Strasbourg. Norbert returned to Los Angeles in 1986, and joined Canon Communications (now UBM Canon) in 1995 as editor of European Medical Device Manufacturer.

Miki Anzai

Miki Anzai is Associate Editor of Japan Medical Design & Manufacturing Technology. She joined UBM Canon in 2010 and is based in the company’s Tokyo office, where she writes about Japan’s medtech industry. Miki formerly worked as a finance reporter at Bloomberg News after serving as a media and investor relations manager at Citibank. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Sacred Heart and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Associate Editor Camilla Andersson joined UBM Canon in March 2011. Camilla was born in Sweden and is fluent in Swedish and English. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from San Francisco State University. Before joining UBM Canon, Camilla worked as an editor for the risk management consulting firm Karita Research. She also has previous experience as an online community manager and freelance reporter.
Thomas Klein joined UBM Canon as an editor in May 2013. He is based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, and writes for medtechinsider and emdt. Before that he worked for six years as an editor and project manager at the F.A.Z.-Institut, a full subsidiary of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (F.A.Z.) publishing group, writing about various economic issues with a focus on innovation management and the ICT-sector. Thomas studied Political Science, Sociology and History at the University of Trier.