Surgical implant manufacturer RTI Surgical named Julius Aviza as vice president of quality assurance. Aviza was previously vice president of global quality at American Medical Systems. The company also appointed Jonathon Singer as chief financial and administrative officer, and Olivier Visa as president of OEM, donor services and sports. Singer is a member of RTI’s board of directors. Visa was formerly vice president of global compounding at Baxter.
Paul Hermes has been appointed to the board of directors at regenerative medicine company Biorex, which manufactures bioresorbable scaffold technology. Hermes, currently entrepreneur in residence at Medtronic, will serve as an independent director on the Biorex board.
Relievant MedSystems has named Kevin Hykes as its new president and CEO. Outgoing CEO Alex DiNello will remain as COO. Hykes was previously chairman and CEO at medical device manufacturer Metavention.