Former J&J MedTech head Ashley McEvoy takes board role at consumer goods giant

Ashley McEvoy [Image courtesy of Procter & Gamble]Less than two months after announcing her departure from Johnson & Johnson MedTech, Ashley McEvoy has taken on a role on the board of Procter & Gamble.

In October, the former EVP and worldwide chair at J&J MedTech announced her intention to leave the world’s second-largest medical device manufacturer. Tim Schmid took over the position from McEvoy, who spent 27 years at J&J. The reason behind her departure was “to pursue new opportunities,” she said.

While the seasoned medtech executive has yet to share any planned C-level moves, she has a new position on the board at a major consumer goods company in Procter & Gamble. Her appointment to the company’s board of directors went into effect on Dec. 12.

Over the course of her time at J&J, McEvoy most recently led the MedTech unit and spearheaded efforts to develop integrated, digitized solutions. She brought the busine…

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