NxStage Names CFO

Robert Brown will take the post.
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NxStage Medical

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appointed former

Boston Scientific

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vice president Robert Brown as chief financial officer, effective immediately.

Brown held a number of leadership positions in Boston Scientific's financial group, including vice president of corporate analysis and control.

He also previously worked on financial reporting and special projects at

United Technologies

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and was an accountant and consultant at Deloitte & Touche.

Former NxStage CFO David Gill announced his intention to resign last spring, but agreed to stay with the company until his replacement could be found. Shares of NxStage fell 3.1% to $9.01.