John L. White has served as the Vice President of Business Development at Wright Medical since December 2013 and is responsible for Wright’s global M&A activities. Mr. White has been working in the medical device industry for more than 19 years. Prior to joining Wright Medical, Mr. White served as Vice President of Research and Development for Expanding Orthopedics, a trauma focused startup company and as a Director of Research and Development for Medtronic Sofamor Danek’s Interbody, Minimally Invasive, and Cervical Divisions. Prior to that, he held a Research and Development position with Smith and Nephew. Mr. White received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arkansas and is the holder of several patents.