The DePuy Family of Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that Namal Nawana has been appointed to the position of Worldwide President of DePuy Spine, a global leader in spinal care.
Mr. Nawana has been with Johnson & Johnson and the DePuy Family of Companies for more than 13 years, serving in roles in engineering, marketing, sales and general management in Europe, Canada, Australia and the Asia Pacific.
Mr. Nawana succeeds Gary Fischetti, who was promoted to Company Group Chairman for the DePuy Family of Companies in January. Headquartered in Raynham, Mass., the DePuy Family of Companies, which offers treatments and solutions that span orthopaedics, spinal care, sports medicine and neuroscience, is a $5.6 billion global presence that employs over 6,400 people around the world.
DePuy Spine has one of the largest and most diverse portfolios in spine that includes traditional and minimally invasive devices and solutions for a wide range of spinal disorders. Leading solutions include the EXPEDIUM® and VIPER® MIS Systems and the COUGAR® LS Lateral Cage System.
About DePuy Spine
DePuy Spine, Inc. has worked with leading clinicians, researchers, and thought leaders to develop products to treat spine disorders for over 20 years. It is part of the DePuy Family of Companies that have a rich heritage of pioneering a broad range of products and solutions across the continuum of orthopaedic and neurological care. These companies are unified under one vision – Never Stop Moving® – to express their commitment to bring meaningful innovation, shared knowledge and quality care to patients throughout the world.