Titan Spine appoints Ted Bird as chief commercial officer
Prior to joining Titan Spine, Mr. Bird was the non-executive Chairman of the Board for ApiFix, an Israeli start-up company with a minimally invasive, fusion-less technology for correction of early onset and adolescent scoliosis and President of Bird Medical, a strategic consulting firm for healthcare manufacturers.
Previously, Mr. Bird successfully led and inspired global business units and commercial teams at Orthofix, including roles as President, Spine Fixation Division, Senior Vice President Global Marketing and Senior Vice President, US Sales; Depuy Spine, including roles of Vice President, Field Marketing & Strategic Development and Vice President of Spine Arthroplasty Education; and Medtronic Sofamor Danek, including roles as Vice President, Global Medical Education and Emerging Technologies and Vice President, Marketing.
He started his career in arthroscopy sales at Dyonics and progressed to key marketing positions at Microvasive and Johnson & Johnson Orthopedics.
Mr. Bird is a graduate of Brown University with bachelor’s degrees in International Relations and Political Science. ■