Todd Pironis, Marketing Manager Orthopaedics – Stryker

Todd is currently Marketing Manager of Orthopaedics for Stryker South Pacific. Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies offering a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical, surgical, and neurological technologies, Stryker products and services are available in more than 100 countries. Locally, Stryker South Pacific was listed by Business Review Weekly as the #4 Best Place to work in Australia.

In the Marketing Manager role for Stryker Todd develops and implements short and long-term strategies around the total hip and knee implants in Australia and New Zealand. As part of the role Todd engages and works closely with the internal regulatory, clinical and sales teams as well as surgeon customers. Todd has been working in medical devices in both engineering and marketing roles for more than 15 years. It’s this combination of ever advancing medical technology and strategy that piques Todd’s interest as a biomedical engineer and marketer.

Prior to joining Stryker 4 years ago, Todd worked at St Jude Medical in a variety of roles in the United States and Australia, most recently as the Marketing Manager for implantable cardiac devices (pacemakers & ICDs) and their atrial fibrillation products. Todd joined St. Jude Medical in 1999 after completing a Masters Degree in Biomedical Engineering. After a few years in technical roles in California, Todd transitioned to marketing by relocating to Sydney in 2004 and completed his MBA at Macquarie Graduate School of Management.

Working in both orthopaedics and cardiology in Australia and the US, Todd has developed a thorough understanding of health care policy in Australia and New Zealand and the benefits and nuisances of our public and private health systems and processes.