president and chief executive officer
In October, 2012, Kevin A. Lobo was named President and Chief Executive Officer and became a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Lobo joined Stryker in April 2011 and most recently served as Group President, Orthopaedics, where he had responsibility for the Reconstructive, Osteosynthesis (Trauma, Extremities & CMF), Joint Preservation, Orthobiologics and Performance Solutions businesses. Prior to joining Stryker, Mr. Lobo served in several senior leadership roles at Johnson & Johnson, including as Worldwide President of Ethicon Endo-Surgery. He also served as President of J&J Medical Products Canada and at McNeil as the Vice President of Finance for Consumer and Specialty Pharmaceuticals and Ortho Women’s Health & Urology. He also worked for Rhone-Poulenc in North America and Europe, as well as Kraft and KPMG in Canada.
Mr. Lobo received his bachelor’s degree in Commerce from McGill University and his master’s degree of business from the University of Toronto.