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Jeff Smith

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Jeff is a healthcare entrepreneur with global experience in life sciences. He co-founded Providence Medical Technology in 2008 and has served as the company’s CEO and a member of the Board of Directors since its inception. Jeff was responsible for raising each of the company’s financing rounds and led the initial product development, clinical, regulatory, and commercialization efforts. Jeff is focused on the company’s Purpose, “To build a passionate team that delivers innovative spinal technology to help patients enjoy pain free lives.”

Jeff also co-founded Pacific Surgical (Philippines distributorship), Thayer Intellectual Property (extremities medical device), Kolum Inc, (spinal implant), and GreenLight Medical (hospital procurement software).

Prior to Providence, Jeff held leadership positions in sales and operations at Medtronic, Kyphon, DePuy Spine, Cardinal Health, and AstraZeneca.

Jeff is a graduate of Brown University where he earned an AB in Organizational & Behavior Management.