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Matt Woods

Matt is the entrepreneurial founder and director of Ortho Consulting Group. Founded in 2010, Matt has identified and grown two distinct business brands in the Group; Orthoexecutive (2010), Orthoconnections (2012).

Matt has always worked in the orthopaedic sector so understands first-hand the challenges in the industry. Using this knowledge, expertise and experience, he built his consulting business to offer clients valuable solutions in executive search and fully managed global expansion programmes.

Fiona Walters

Fiona has 8 years of executive search experience, and joined Ortho Consulting Group in 2010.

Prior to working in executive search, Fiona spent 10 years working for Orthofix in Product Management.

Her early career was in the clinical setting as a registered nurse. Fiona’s main activities are with the Ortho Executive brand, partnering with orthopaedic medical device companies to find talent solutions across all business functions for their teams.

Gavin Crowther

With more than 20 years of medical device executive search experience, Gavin has specialised in recruiting for a range of medical device companies, specifically in Sales and Marketing vacancies.

Gavin joined the team in 2017, bringing his business and recruitment experience from his own successful company, Crowther Ballantyne Associates.

Gavin has an outstanding reputation with both his clients and candidates. Gavin is renowned for forming lasting partnerships with his clients due to his tenacity, determination and genuine interest in finding the right candidate for his client, every time.

Gavin works across the Ortho Executive and Health Care Executive brands, managing projects across the orthopaedic and general medical device sectors.

Andrew Dubowski

Andrew joins the team bringing a wealth of Orthopaedic knowledge with over 20 years in the health and medical sector with the last ten years focused on Sales and Marketing in Spine, Trauma, Limb and joint reconstruction including extremities and large joints.

With a strong background in Osteopathic Medicine Andrew brings a strong clinical understanding, and a direct understanding of patient needs while being a commercially minded executive.

Tom Edwards

With 13 years marketing and eCommerce experience he brings a wealth of digital knowledge and expertise to the business.

Tom joined in 2018, leading the launch of Ortho Consulting Groups brand, marketing strategy, conference planning and the ongoing development of the Ortho Consulting Groups websites and CRM.

Polly White

With 20 years’ experience in blue-chip companies, Polly brings business knowledge and communication expertise to Ortho Consulting Group.

Polly joined in 2017, project-managing the build of a new website and data system as well as advising on and implementing commercial processes and governance for the Orthoconnections business.

Lynsey Rowland

Lynsey has spent the last 7 years editing online Scientific Journals, from submission through to publication. Prior to this Lynsey worked for a utilities company for 14 years, gaining experience as a Contracts Manager within the Major Business sector.

Lynsey joined the team in January 2018 as Research Manager, leading the ongoing research into Distributors globally for the orthopaedic market.

Steve Woods

With over 40 years’ experience in Healthcare industry and Critical Care nursing, Steve is a seasoned NHS and Healthcare industry navigator.

Steve has recently joined Ortho Consulting Group following his last post as Clinical Nurse Advisor for NHS Supply Chain.

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