Denis Jacob, VP, Deputy Chief Compliance Officer, Orthofix
Denis has over 15 years of business experience, mostly within publicly-traded large multinational companies and working with international teams on functions related to finance, business, legal, manufacturing, ethics, compliance and audits.
Denis is now the VP, Deputy Chief Compliance Officer for Orthofix —an American medical device company with over 900 employees with locations in the U.S., Italy, Germany, France, the UK, Brazil, Australia, and Puerto Rico. The company's products help patients in 70 countries around the world.
Prior to Orthofix, he was Director, Ethics & Compliance, International for BD; with about 65,000 employees, BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Also at BD, he was Senior Compliance Manager - Canada, Latin America & Europe, and prior to that, he was Senior Compliance Manager - Latin America —also for BD.
Prior to BD, Denis was a Regional Compliance Manager - South America for Covidien —acquired by Medtronic in 2015.
Denis holds an M.B.A. with a concentration in finance from Fundação Getúlio Vargas in Brazil and a B.A. in business administration Mackenzie University; also in Brazil.