Timothy Scannell

President and Chief Operating Officer

Timothy J. Scannell became President and Chief Operating Officer on August 1, 2018. He is responsible for all of our operating businesses and regions.

Timothy Scannell Timothy Scannell

Mr. Scannell began his career with Stryker in 1990 with our Endoscopy division, where he served in various sales and marketing leadership roles. Mr. Scannell progressed to the position of Executive Vice President, overseeing sales, marketing and operations. In 2001, he was appointed Vice President and General Manager of our Biotech division. In 2003, he was named Vice President and General Manager of our Spine division and was later promoted to President of Spine.  

In 2009, he was appointed to the position of Group President and initially was responsible for the Spine and Endoscopy divisions. Over time, the role expanded to include MedSurg and Neurotechnology, with each of the group’s divisional leaders reporting to him.  

He serves on the Board of Directors for Insulet Corporation, whose OmniPod®Insulin Management System helps to improve the lives of people with diabetes. 

Mr. Scannell holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration from the University of Notre Dame.