aj Anthony James
Senior Vice President, Operations and Quality

With 30 years of medical device experience and more than 35 issued US patents in orthopaedics, James previously led the manufacturing, reimbursement services, customer services, medical appeals and field inventory teams for Smith & Nephew’s Biologics Division as Senior Director of Operations. During his 20 years with Smith & Nephew, James also worked in the company’s Orthopaedic Division’s Trauma group, serving as Vice President of Research & Development and Group Director of Product Development, as well as roles in the Quality Control and Quality Engineering departments. He also served as Vice President of Research & Development for Spine Wave.


James graduated from Christian Brothers University in Memphis and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering.