CooperVision, a division of The Cooper Companies, has named Andrew Sedgwick as executive vice president of commercial strategy and business development, a new role in the company. Sedgwick will be responsible for CVI's long-term strategic planning, business development, product life-cycle management and professional services. Prior to that, he held a variety of roles within the company, most recently as president of the Americas. Sedgwick began his new role in mid-June. He will be based at CVI's headquarters in Pleasanton, California.