Who we are


Together with our customers,

we are driven

to make healthcare better. 


Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.


Our specialties





Digital, Robotics and Enabling Technologies

Power Tools

Emergency and Acute Care

Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology


Spinal Implants

Foot and Ankle

Sports Medicine


Surgical Equipment

Infrastructure and Integration

Sustainability Solutions

Interventional Spine



Upper Extremities

Minimally-Invasive and Open Surgical Visualization Solutions

symbol for our common stock publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange 102-5

global sales 2020 102-7



United States patents and 6,407 patents in other countries

employees worldwide in 2020 102-7


spent on R&D in 2020

Global Headquarters
Kalamazoo, Michigan, U.S. 102-3


Over 75 countries
including operations in the following geographic areas: the United States (including Puerto Rico); Europe, Middle East, Africa; Asia Pacific; Canada and countries in the Latin American region 102-4; 102-6; 102-7



Our company strategy

Drive market leading growth and achieve category leadership in MedSurg Equipment, Orthopaedics, and Neurotechnology/ Spine


Intense customer commitment through busines unit specialization

Achieve highest levels of customer engagement through high quality products, sales and marketing excellence and world-class supply chain


Make healthcare better through evidence-based products and services that enable safer patient care and improved outcomes

Drive growth through disciplined investment in R&D and business development


Focus resources and talent on key global markets

Strengthen alignment among franchises, country teams and global functions

Positively impact people and environment through responsible and sustainable practices


Drive operational efficiency and cash flow to reinvest in growth

Continuously reduce costs and expand margins to optimize shareholder value


Quality first: Top tier products and services
Talent and culture: Mission-driven diverse and inclusive teams

Board of Directors


Kevin A. Lobo*

Kevin A. Lobo*

Allan C. Golston†‡§

Mary K. Brainerd**

Giovanni Caforio, M.D.

Srikant M. Datar, Ph.D.‡§

Sherilyn S. McCoy‡§


Andrew K. Silvernail**

Lisa M. Skeete Tatum**

Ronda E. Stryker§

Rajeev Suri**

* Chair of the Board
† Lead Independent Director
** Audit Committee
‡ Compensation Committee
§ Governance and Nominating Committee


With appreciation
Roch Doliveux, DVM ‡§

We express our gratitude to Roch Doliveux, who has served as a director since 2010, including as chair of the compensation committee. Roch provided excellent guidance on strategy, globalization and innovation and did so in a collegial manner. He brought passion, energy and a constructively challenging mindset, which helped to make Stryker better.

Chairman Emeritus
John W. Brown
Former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Director Emeritus
Howard E. Cox, Jr.


Leadership team


Kevin A. Lobo*

Kevin A. Lobo
Chair and CEO

Kevin A. Lobo*

Yin C. Becker
Vice President, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer

Kevin A. Lobo*

Glenn S. Boehnlein 
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer 

Kevin A. Lobo*

M. Kathryn (Katy) Fink 
Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer 

Kevin A. Lobo*

Robert S. Fletcher 
Vice President, Chief Legal Officer 

Kevin A. Lobo*

Viju S. Menon 
Group President, Global Quality and Operations 


Kevin A. Lobo*

J. Andrew (Andy) Pierce 
Group President, MedSurg and Neurotechnology 

Kevin A. Lobo*

Timothy J. Scannell 
President and Chief Operating Officer 

Kevin A. Lobo*

Spencer S. Stiles 
Group President, Orthopaedics and Spine 



Other leadership members

Other Officers

William E. Berry Jr.

Vice President, Corporate Controller

Jeanne M. Blondia
Vice President, Finance and Treasurer

Irene B. Corbe
Vice President, Internal Audit

Alan E. Douville
Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer

Sean C. Etheridge
Vice President, Corporate Secretary

David G. Furgason
Vice President, Tax

Dana S. McMahon
Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer

Jody K. Powell
Vice President, Global RAQA

Preston W. Wells
Vice President, Investor Relations



Divisional leadership

Robert C. Cohen
Digital, Robotics and
Enabling Technologies

Dylan B. Crotty

Brent W. Ladd

David Mercado

Michael H. Panos
Trauma & Extremities

Mark H. Paul

Donald E. Payerle
Joint Replacement

Charles E. Robinson, Jr.

Bradford L. Saar

Brian J. White
Sustainability Solutions



Regional leadership 

Maurice Ben-Mayor
South Pacific

Silvia L.F. Braga
Latin America

Dragana Bunjevac

John P. Collings
Asia Pacific

Wesley B. Grant
East Asia

Min Ma

Satoshi Mizusawa

Meenakshi Nevatia

Stuart A.J. Silk
EMEA, Canada, Latin America

Lindsay A. Williams

Cecelia Zhou



With appreciation

We’d like to express our sincere gratitude for the contributions from the following members of our leadership team who retired in 2020:

We’d like to express our sincere gratitude for the contributions from the following members of our leadership team who retired in 2020:

Kevin A. Lobo*

Katherine A. Owen
Vice President, Strategy and IR

Katherine professionalized our investor relations, led corporate strategy and M&A and was a dynamic member of our leadership team for 13 years.

Kevin A. Lobo*

Xavier M.C. Berling
President, Trauma & Extremities

Xavier was one of our most global leaders, making strong contributions in multiple regions and divisions over 19 years.

Kevin A. Lobo*

Graham A. McLean
Regional President, Asia Pacific

Graham has helped grow and position many of our Asia Pacific businesses for sustained success in his 16 years with Stryker.


Kevin A. Lobo*

Dean H. Bergy
Vice President, Corporate Secretary

Dean made significant contributions to our growth and ethical governance, including during his years as chief financial officer.

Kevin A. Lobo*

William J. Cymbaluk
Vice President, Corporate
Regulatory Affairs and QA

Bill made many contributions to product quality & regulatory processes over 38 years.

Global recognition

World’s Best Workplaces 
#5, Fortune and Great Place to Work

100 Best Companies to Work For
#8, Fortune


Fortune 500
#214, Fortune

World’s Most Admired


Best Workplaces, 
Great Place to Work
Australia, Brazil, Canada, Hong Kong (China), Finland, France, Greater China, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Spain, U.K.
Region: Asia, Europe
Specialty: Healthcare, Manufacturing and Production

Diversity, equity and inclusion

Best Workplaces for Women, Great Place to Work, U.S.
Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality, HRC Corporate Equality Index 
Military Friendly Employers, VIQTORY
Best Companies for Diversity, Women’s Choice


Best Companies for Women, Women’s Choice
Best Workplaces for Inclusion in Canada, Great Place to Work
Best Workplace for Seniors in Spain, Great Place to Work
Best Workplaces for Women in Canada, Great Place to Work
Best Workplaces for Women in Brazil, Great Place to Work
Best Workplaces for Women in Italy, Great Place to Work
Best Workplaces for Women in the U.K., Great Place to Work
Best Places to Work for Diversity and Inclusion in Mexico, Great Place to Work
Best Workplaces for Millennials, Great Place to Work, U.S.
Best Workplaces for Parents, Great Place to Work, U.S.