Gary Maingot Appointed Executive Vice President of Operations at Amendia
Spine Operations Executive Has 25 Years of Experience Providing Quality & Lean Manufacturing Solutions
Leading spinal implants developer and manufacturer Amendia, Inc. announces the hiring of Gary Maingot as Executive Vice President of Operations.
Mr. Maingot has 25 years of medical device experience in quality, engineering, operations and supply chain roles. Beginning his career at Johnson & Johnson as a Quality Engineer, he transitioned into operations and engineering roles of increasing responsibility at Medtronic and Boston Scientific.
More recently, he spent seven years at Biomet, initially as the Director of Manufacturing and Engineering at the 3i Dental division, progressing to the Group Vice President of Operations and Supply Chain for the Spine, Bone Healing and Microfixation divisions.
“Amendia’s mission is to exceed surgeon and patient expectations by creating balanced medical device, biologics, and instrumentation solutions for spine. It’s critical, then, that our head of operations is a master of manufacturing, production, and services provision,” said Chris Fair, Amendia’s CEO. “Gary is a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and Certified Quality Engineer with extensive Lean Manufacturing expertise, and a seasoned leader in the spinal market place. We’re excited to have him on our team.”
Mr. Maingot received a Bachelor of Science in Statistics from the University of Western Ontario in Canada, a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of South Florida, and an MBA from the F.W. Olin School of Business at Babson College.
Headquartered in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Marietta, Georgia, Amendia is a leading designer, developer, manufacturer, and marketer of medical devices used in spinal surgical procedures. Amendia’s mission is to exceed surgeon and patient expectations by creating balanced solutions with disruptive technologies for medical devices paired with biologics and instrumentation. Amendia’s vertically-integrated strategy focuses on improving surgical outcomes and the lives of patients with spinal disorders. For more information, please visit www.amendia.com.