RTI Surgical, a global surgical implant company, announced that Robert P. Jordheim, executive VP and CFO of RTI, has been named interim CEO. He succeeds Brian K. Hutchison, who informed the RTI board of directors last Aug. of his decision to retire from his position as president and CEO and step down from the company’s board of directors. The transition will be completed Dec. 17.
Jordheim’s CFO responsibilities will be assumed on an interim basis by Wy Louw, vice president and controller of RTI. The RTI board of directors continues to actively review candidates for the permanent CEO position.