Board of Directors

James R. (Ron) Lawson

James R. (Ron) Lawson
Director

Ron became one of DJO Global Inc.’s directors in September 2012. He has over 35 years of experience in the orthopedic medical device industry. He is currently Chairman of the Board of IMDS, an orthopedic contract manufacturing and innovation company, a member of the Health Care Advisory Board of Arsenal Capital Partners and a member of the board of directors of Cold Plasma Medical Technologies, a startup company specializing in the field of plasma medicine. James has served in several senior management positions, including as Senior Vice President of Howmedica’s Worldwide Sales and Customer Service (prior to its acquisition by Stryker Corporation) and at Stryker as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Product Development, President EMEA, and Group President, International and Global Orthopedics. James has also been involved as an entrepreneur in several privately held businesses. He retired from Stryker in 2007 and in 2008 he formed Lawson Group LLC, which provides strategic consulting services specializing in the orthopedic medical technology field.