Waypoint Orthopedics has appointed Andrew Iott, who has more than 20 years of experience in the medical device industry, to its board of directors.
Iott has worked in various product development and executive functions throughout his career. Most recently he was the senior Vice president of global product development at Globus Medical—a company he co-founded back in 2003. He is currently an advisor and investor to various life science companies.
Commenting on his appointment, Iott said: “I’m very excited to join the team at Waypoint and help bring innovative products to market. Offering physicians a solution for accessing real-time information during surgery is a key step to improving clinical outcomes. I fully believe Waypoint will be able to deliver this.”
Jeffrey O’Donnell Jr, Waypoint’s president and chief executive officer, added: “We are pleased to welcome Andrew to Waypoint’s board of directors. Andrew’s passion and experience in developing life-saving spinal technology will provide Waypoint with yet another layer of knowledge and expertise as we continue to develop the Waypoint GPS platform. Andrew’s knowledge and skills are highly complementary to our high-performance team.”