DJO Global, Inc, a global provider of medical device solutions for musculoskeletal health, vascular health and pain management, has announced the appointment of Susan Crawford as its new chief financial officer (CFO), effective March 31, 2014. According to a DJO Global news release, Crawford joins the company from Life Technologies Corporation, where she most recently served in a global leadership role as vice president of business transformation.

The DJO Global news release also notes that Crawford assisted the Life Technologies Board of Directors with evaluating strategic options for the company and was responsible for integrating newly acquired companies and engineering business processes throughout the broader organization. Prior to her role in business transformation, Crawford served as vice president of corporate finance planning and analysis providing finance leadership on the company’s growth strategy.

The DJO Global news release indicates that before joining Life Technologies in 2005, Crawford also held CFO positions at companies such as POWERTV and RealNames, in addition to head of investor relations and financial planning at Covad Communications.

Mike Mogul, president and CEO of DJO, says, “We are very happy to have Susan on our leadership team. Susan will bring a strong operational management background and substantial financial depth and leadership to DJO Global as we continue to grow and expand.”

Source: DJO Global