Vice President - Global Education Solutions, Asia Pacific, Johnson & Johnson Medical

With more than 30 years’ experience in the Medical Devices industry, including 22 years at Johnson & Johnson, Gavin has an extensive background as a senior commercial and executive leader in the Asia Pacific region.

Gavin assumed his role as Vice President for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Asia Pacific in January 2018, immediately following 6 years as Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand, and is a key member of Asia Pacific Regional Leadership Team.

Immediate Past Chair of the Medical Devices industry body – the Medical Technology Association of Australia (MTAA) – Gavin is helped to shape industry dialogue with Government and ensure stable and beneficial policy settings for the industry, customers and patients into the future.

Gavin has a strong record of leading organisational growth, change and transformation; and is well known for his track record of developing and exporting outstanding leaders, and ensuring a truly diverse and inclusive workforce.

Gavin’s philosophy of collaboration and service extends to community. He is a passionate advocate for efforts that improve health, literacy and education, particularly for Indigenous communities.

Gavin is a member of the Male Champions of Change (MCC) in STEM and Health, a Governor of the American Chamber of Commerce and an Ambassador for Bowel Cancer Australia and Rotary Oceania Medical Aid for Children (ROMAC).