“We are very pleased that Jim Hinrichs has agreed to join the Integer Board of Directors,” said Bill Sanford, Integer’s board chairman. “His extensive financial background and knowledge of the medical device and pharmaceutical markets will further strengthen our board.”
“I look forward to working together with Jim and the other Integer Board members to deliver increased value for our shareholders,” commented Joseph Dziedzic, president and CEO of Integer.
Hinrichs has over 25 years of experience in financial roles in the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. He most recently served as executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of Alere Inc. from April 2015 until its sale to Abbott Labs in October 2017. From December 2010 through March 2015, Hinrichs served as CFO of CareFusion Corporation prior to its sale to Becton Dickinson and Company. He previously had served as CareFusion's senior vice president, Global Customer Support, and as its senior vice president, Controller. Prior to joining CareFusion when it was spun off from Cardinal Health Inc., Hinrichs worked for five years at Cardinal Health in various positions including executive vice president and corporate controller of Cardinal Health and as executive vice president and CFO of its Healthcare Supply Chain Services segment. He joined Cardinal Health following more than a decade of finance and marketing roles at Merck & Co.
Integer Holdings Corporation is one of the largest medical device outsource manufacturers in the world serving the cardiac, neuromodulation, orthopedics, vascular, advanced surgical and portable medical markets. The company provides technologies and manufacturing to Medical Device OEMs and develops batteries for high-end niche applications in the energy, military, and environmental markets. The company's brands include Greatbatch Medical, Lake Region Medical and Electrochem.