André Potgieter

Chief Commercial Officer

With over 25 years of medical device experience, André is a proven leader with a strong sales background in spinal implants and spinal instrumentation.  From 2007-2016 André served as Executive Vice President, US Sales for LDR Spine, Inc. where the company executed a US clinical IDE trial leading to the approval of Mobi-C (the first 1 and 2 level artificial disc in the US for the treatment of degenerative cervical disc disease).  LDR was acquired by Zimmer Biomet in 2016.  Prior to LDR, André held various sales and sales management positions with increasing responsibility at Kyphon, Inc. from 1999-2007. Kyphon was acquired by Medtronic in 2007.  From 1993-1999, André spent 8 years in the operating room as a sales professional with Synthes Spine, Inc.  André earned his degree in Business & Finance from University of Tennessee.

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