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We built our business based on industry feedback

Originally established as an industry-specific executive search company, we evolved into the global advertising and business networking platform that we are today.

  1. 2010

    Orthoexecutive founded

    Identifying the need for high quality, industry-specific search consultancy, Matt Woods creates Orthoexecutive. Matt adds his first team member, as Fiona Walters joins as Executive Search Specialist.

  2. 2011

    Overseas expansion

    Business buzz grows: first management placements made in Australia, France and Germany.

  3. 2012

    Rapid growth

    Orthoconnections concept first iteration is born from a successful consultancy project partnering with UK startup.

    Matt creates Linkedin group for Orthoconnections to investigate demand for the service – group quickly grows to 5,000+ industry based followers.

    Fiona & Matt attend AAOS Annual meeting as Orthoconections for the first time.

    Orthoexecutive place first EMEA International VP placement for US Startup. Matt & Fiona successfully build entire senior management team and sales force for a global spine company.

  4. 2014

    Orthoconnections official launch

    Orthoconnections service officially launches after over two years of client requests for help in finding new international sales channels: company objective is to help companies grow by aiding them in advertising their requirements, and providing access to industry-specific, qualified orthopaedic and spine distributor and manufacturer database.

    Orthoexecutive and Orthoconnections begin to work in tandem with each other: providing a one-stop solution for orthopaedic and spine global expansion.

  5. 2015

    Website launch

    The need for a better way to communicate and advertise distribution opportunities results in a new Orthoconnections website; membership hits 300 within 3 months.

    Orthoconnections asked to complete market research project as a result of impressive industry expertise.

    Orthoconnections builds new sales channels in EMEA for extremity client.

  6. 2016

    Orthoexecutive wins award

    Orthoexecutive named Best International Spine & Orthopaedic Executive Search Agency 2016.

    Orthoconnections identify 12 new global sales channels for clients via Orthoconnections website.

  7. 2017

    Polly White Joins The team

    Polly joins the team as Group Business Manager. With 20 years’ experience in blue-chip companies, Polly brings business knowledge and communication expertise to Ortho Consulting Group.

  8. 2017

    Gavin Crowther Joins The team

    Gavin joins as Director. 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.

  9. 2017

    Global expansion

    Orthoconnections and Orthoexecutive are active globally in over 70 countries, attending some of the largest medical trade shows in the world.

    Orthoconnections gets an upgrade. New website is launched, with increased services and better functionality.

  10. 2018

    Lynsey Rowland Joins The team

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

  11. 2018

    Tom Edwards Joins The team

    Tom joins the team as group marketing manager. With 13 years of marketing and eCommerce experience, he brings a wealth of digital knowledge and expertise to the business.

  12. 2018

    Ortho Consulting Group Launched

    Ortho Consulting Group Ltd officially launched in February 2018.

  13. 2018

    Andrew Dubowski Joins The team

    Andrew joins the team as Head of International Business Development. 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.

  14. 2018

    Steve Woods Joins The team

    Steve joins the team as Business Researcher. With over 40 years’ experience in Healthcare industry and Critical Care nursing, Steve is a seasoned NHS and Healthcare industry navigator.

  15. 2018

    31 International flights

    Ortho Consulting Group breaks its own record with 31 international flights attending conferences and congress in 2018, including AAOS, Efort, Eurospine, NASS and Medica .

  16. 2019

    First Time Exhibit at Arab Health

    Ortho Consulting Group exhibit for the first time at Arab Health in Dubai.

  17. 2019

    Exhibit at AAOS Annual Meeting

    Ortho Consulting Group exhibit in Las Vegas at the 2019 AAOS Annual Meeting for the 6th time.

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