75 orthopedic, spine device company executive moves in 2019 so far

Written by Angie Stewart | October 24, 2019

Becker’s Spine Review reported the following orthopedic and spine device company executive moves so far in 2019:

Smith+Nephew CEO Namal Nawana will step down as part of a “mutual decision” to pursue other opportunities, according to a statement from the company. Mr. Nawana will remain on the board until Oct. 31 and provide advice and assistance to his successor, Roland Diggelmann, through the end of the year.

ChoiceSpine promoted KC Gilbert to senior vice president of strategic partnerships and hired two executives: Keith Clements as vice president of sales and Ron Moore as senior director of marketing.

Xtant Medical named Sean Browne president and CEO.

Zimmer Biomet brought Carrie Nichol on board to serve as the company’s vice president, controller and chief accounting officer.

Biotechnology company CuraSen Therapeutics appointed Peter Butera as senior vice president of operations.


Chris J. Stewart

Chris currently serves as President and CEO of Surgio Health. Chris has close to 20 years of healthcare management experience, with an infinity to improve healthcare delivery through the development and implementation of innovative solutions that result in improved efficiencies, reduction of unnecessary financial & clinical variation, and help achieve better patient outcomes. Previously, Chris was assistant vice president and business unit leader for HPG/HCA. He has presented at numerous healthcare forums on topics that include disruptive innovation, physician engagement, shifting reimbursement models, cost per clinical episode and the future of supply chain delivery.

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