Vicken graduated as a Dental Technician in 1994 and went on to work in numerous laboratories as a Crown and Bridge Technician for over 16 years. After joining Borough Crown and Bridge Laboratory specialising in Ceramic work, Vicken decided it was time to explore a different avenue of Dentistry. In 2010, he started working at Straumann as a CAD/CAM specialist in both support and sales roles. Since 2013, Vicken has worked at Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland as a Wieland Product Specialist, working with 3Shape scanners and Wieland milling units.
Vicken was promoted to Regional Sales Manager South for Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland in April 2018 following his success in support and sales of Dental Labs within the UK & Ireland.
Since the launch of Ivoclar Digital in 2017, Vicken has been an Ivoclar Vivadent Digital expert on all aspects on Ivoclar Digital including digital denture working with CDT Carl Fenwick and the digital team to promote and develop the latest digital innovations. PrograMill CAM is the latest software version from Ivoclar that regulates the manufacturing side of the Digital Process Vicken is the leading expert in all aspects of training relating to the newest software and conducts regular training sessions for internal and external Digital Product Specialists on this subject matter.