John Adam Joins NATROX® Wound Care as Chief Operating Officer

Brings 20+ years of experience of manufacturing in the medical device sector


[Cambridge, UK – 9 June 2022] – NATROX® Wound Care is pleased to announce the appointment of John Adam to take the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO). He will support the leadership team in executing the company’s vision of transforming the lives of patients suffering from hard-to-heal wounds through innovative technology. John will assume responsibility for manufacturing operations, quality, and product development to optimise the way NATROX® delivers an excellent customer experience to its global client base.

“We’re lucky to have a world-class leader like John on our team,” said Craig Kennedy, CEO of NATROX® Wound Care. “Having worked with him in the past, I know the kind of strong contributions he makes. He drives major transformational improvements across a business and has a charismatic leadership style that inspires passion and brings winning results. I’m confident John will be a key player taking us to the next level as we scale the business to support our growing market expansion.”

John brings a wealth of experience in medical device manufacturing having worked in multiple European and Asian countries to deliver local and global process and transactional improvements across manufacturing, supply chain, quality, and procurement.

Prior to joining NATROX®, John spent over 6 years with Mölnlycke, a world-leading medical products and solutions company. While there, he worked his way up from Manufacturing Development Director to VP of Global Manufacturing. John also served as VP of Global Operations at Systagenix, a global leader in advanced wound care now operating Acelity, and over 8 years at Teleflex, a medical device provider, as Director of Strategic Development.

Specialising in Lean manufacturing, Six-Sigma, Kaizen, and process improvement, John has been highly lauded by colleagues for strong leadership skills. Having worked as a coach and trainer in addition to serving as a manager overseeing hundreds on his team, John understands how to nurture individual strengths and talents, ultimately encouraging team members to think strategically, innovate, and take action.

“I’m excited about joining the NATROX® family,” said John. “Here I have the opportunity to make a big impact with a company poised for phenomenal growth. I’m looking forward to working with the team to scale operations and improve the customer experience worldwide.”

John joined the company in May and has already begun working to build a talented team who will support increased capacity and new product development. The company continues to expand into new markets and aims to assure a consistent customer experience across all regions.

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