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Orthofix announces new chairman of the board

Orthofix International N.V. recently announced the appointment of Ronald A. Matricaria as a director and chairman of the board.

Matricaria joins the company from St. Jude Medical Inc. where he served in the same capacity and has more than 35 years of medical device and pharmaceutical experience.

“Having Ron join our team as Chairman of the Board represents a major step in achieving our vision for Orthofix,” Brad Mason, president and chief executive officer of Orthofix, stated in a company press release, “With the active and experienced board we are putting in place, I am confident we can build the foundation to maximize the value of our technologies, core competencies, and relationships.”

Matricaria replaces Kathleen Regan, who has served as Interim Chair since January and will continue to serve as an independent director and chair of the nominating and governance committee for Orthofix.

Orthofix International N.V. recently announced the appointment of Ronald A. Matricaria as a director and chairman of the board.

Matricaria joins the company from St. Jude Medical Inc. where he served in the same capacity and has more than 35 years of medical device and pharmaceutical experience.

“Having Ron join our team as Chairman of the Board represents a major step in achieving our vision for Orthofix,” Brad Mason, president and chief executive officer of Orthofix, stated in a company press release, “With the active and experienced board we are putting in place, I am confident we can build the foundation to maximize the value of our technologies, core competencies, and relationships.”

Matricaria replaces Kathleen Regan, who has served as Interim Chair since January and will continue to serve as an independent director and chair of the nominating and governance committee for Orthofix.