David C. Paul
David Paul served as our Chief Executive Officer from our inception in 2003 until August 2017, when he transitioned into the role of Executive Chairman. Prior to founding Globus, Mr. Paul was employed at Synthes in various positions. He served as Director of Product Development for Synthes in his last position, where he was responsible for product development and marketing functions. Prior to Synthes, Mr. Paul worked as a Research Engineer in biomaterials research at Temple University. Mr. Paul is a named inventor on approximately 45 patents and 74 pending patent applications. Mr. Paul received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Madras, and an M.S. in Computer Integrated Mechanical Engineering Systems from Temple University.
David M. Demski
Chief Executive Officer
Dave Demski became Chief Executive Officer in August 2017. Between September 2015 and August 2017, Mr. Demski served as President, Emerging Technologies. Mr. Demski served as our President and Chief Operating Officer from August 2008 to September 2015 and as our Chief Financial Officer from 2003 to July 2008. Prior to joining Globus Mr. Demski founded Cornerstone Capital LBO Fund, a boutique leveraged buyout consultancy. Mr. Demski’s experience also includes serving as Vice President for Gilo Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital fund, and serving as Chief Operating Officer of Rendall and Associates, a telecommunications-focused consulting firm. He also managed regional and international distribution for Domino’s Pizza during the company’s growth in the late 1980s. Previously he was an audit supervisor for Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Company. Mr. Demski received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Anthony L. Williams
Anthony Williams has served as our President since September 2015. Mr. Williams previously served as our Senior Vice President of Business Development and General Counsel from April 2014 to September 2015, as our Vice President of Business Development and Corporate Counsel from January 2013 to April 2014, and as our Vice President and Corporate Counsel from March 2011 to January 2013. Prior to joining Globus, Mr. Williams was a partner with Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP, a law firm based in Raleigh, North Carolina, where he specialized in public and private financing, mergers, acquisitions and other strategic transactions, and corporate governance matters for life sciences and technology companies. Mr. Williams helped form Globus in March 2003 and has represented it since its inception, including in connection with our initial public offering in July 2012. Mr. Williams received a B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a J.D. and M.B.A. from Wake Forest University.
Daniel T. Scavilla
Senior Vice President and CFO
Dan Scavilla has served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since May 2015. Prior to joining Globus Mr. Scavilla spent 28 years in various financial management positions at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ). He most recently served as CFO, Global Vice President Finance & Business Operations at JNJ’s Vision Care Division and prior to that served as Worldwide Vice President Finance of the Advanced Sterilization Products division of JNJ. Other prior roles at JNJ include financial management positions at McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Centocor Biologics, and Cilag Schaffhausen Operations in Switzerland. Mr. Scavilla received a B.S. in Finance from LaSalle University, and holds an MBA in International Management from Temple University.
Eric Ian Schwartz
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Eric Ian Schwartz has served as our Senior Vice President and General Counsel since April 2016. Prior to joining Globus Medical, Eric was a Member in the corporate practice of Cozen O’Connor, a law firm based in Philadelphia. Before joining Cozen O’Connor, Mr. Schwartz spent two years as Chief Operating Officer of CardioVIP, Inc., a venture-backed health care services company based in Sugar Land, Texas. He previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of ERT, Inc., a Philadelphia-based provider of medical devices and research services to the biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to ERT, Mr. Schwartz spent 5 years at Johnson & Johnson, serving as Assistant General Counsel and supporting several high-growth businesses within the company’s medical devices division, including Animas Corporation and Ethicon Biosurgery. He had been Vice President and General Counsel of Animas prior to its acquisition by Johnson & Johnson in 2006. Eric began his legal career as an associate at the law firms Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Dechert LLP in Philadelphia. Mr. Schwartz received his B.A. and J.D. from the University of Virginia and holds an MBA in Finance with honors from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
A. Brett Murphy
Group President, Commercial Operations
Brett Murphy has served as our Group President, Commercial Operations since September 2015. Mr. Murphy served as our Executive Vice President, U.S. Sales from February 2011 to September 2015, as our Vice President, U.S. Sales—West from November 2006 to February 2011, and as the Area Director for our South region from June 2005 to November 2006. Prior to joining Globus, Mr. Murphy served in various sales and management roles at Synthes. Before joining Synthes, Mr. Murphy was a sales representative for Smith & Nephew Richards. Mr. Murphy also served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. Murphy received a B.S. in General Studies from Louisiana State University.