Global oncology company, Novocure, has elected Timothy J. Scannell, an experienced executive leader, to its board of directors on 5th February 2021.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Tim to our board of directors,” said Bill Doyle, Novocure’s Executive Chairman. “His extensive and impressive background at Stryker, one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, will provide invaluable guidance as we advance product development and prepare for an anticipated period of significant innovation and growth.”
Mr. Scannell is currently President and Chief Operating Officer of Stryker Corporation where he is responsible for all of Stryker’s operating businesses and regions, a position he has held since August 2018. Prior to this position, he served as Group President of Stryker’s MedSurg and Neurotechnology group from 2009 to 2018. He also serves on the board of directors for Insulet Corporation. Mr. Scannell holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration from the University of Notre Dame.
Mr. Scannell has been appointed to the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board, effective upon his election to the board.