DePuy and Synthes Combination Creates World’s Leading Orthopaedics Business
Johnson & Johnson’s recent acquisition, Synthes, Inc (14th June, 2012), has officially been integrated with the DePuy franchise to establish the DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson.
The combination creates the world’s leading orthopaedics business.
Both companies will now become one comprehensive enterprise dedicated to advancing patient care through innovative, total solutions based on customers’ needs.
On the combination, Alex Gorsky, Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson, had this to say:
“The completion of the Synthes acquisition creates the world’s most innovative and comprehensive orthopaedics business and reflects our long-standing strategy of leadership…The combination of these two respected leaders – Synthes and Depuy – will enable us to better serve clinicians and patients worldwide and bring new innovations to the marketplace in orthopaedics and neurologics.”
PEI distributes a range of DePuy Synthes products. For more information on these products please visit the orthopaedic product pages. Alternatively, speak to your local hospital representative or contact PEI directly on +353 1 419 6900.