Our Executive Team

Explore individual bios for our global leadership team below.

  • JehanZeb Noor

    Chief Executive Officer

    JehanZeb joined Smiths Medical in July 2019 as Chief Executive Officer, a £874M ($1.2B) division of Smiths Group, plc, that manufacturers specialty medical devices for the world’s healthcare markets. He also serves as a member of Smiths Group’s Executive Committee. JehanZeb has intimate understanding of the medical device industry including supply chain, operations, distribution, product development and regulatory approval processes. He also has a strong track record of effective leadership, delivering growth and enhanced performance.

    Before joining Smiths Medical, JehanZeb worked at Amcor Flexible, Inc. where he led the Healthcare North America business and Global Medical Sales, serving device companies as their sterile packaging provider. During his three-year tenure at Amcor he drove a significant improvement in margin and revenue growth, and led the integration of a major acquisition. Prior to that, JehanZeb was a Partner at McKinsey & Company, where he served for 9 years. He gained a deep understanding of business transformations and cultural change across sales, operations, product development, R&D and strategy.

    JehanZeb holds a BSc in Finance and a BSc and MSc in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

  • Meghan Hansen

    General Counsel

    Meghan Hansen joined Smiths Medical in May 2019 and currently serves as the interim General Counsel.

    Meghan is an accomplished business litigation attorney with expertise in litigating and resolving a wide range of complex disputes. Prior to joining Smiths Medical, Meghan was Partner and Counsel at Fox Rothschild LLP in Minneapolis, practicing at the firm for over 13 years.

    Meghan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Minnesota and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Minnesota Law School.

  • Wilson Constantine

    President, Americas Region

    Wilson Constantine joined Smiths Medical in September 2020 as President for the Americas Region.

    As an executive leader in the medical device industry for more than two decades, Wilson has led the transformation of multiple companies to deliver growth and maximize value creation. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA).

    Prior to joining Smiths Medical, Wilson was President and Chief Executive Officer of Nihon Kohden America where he transitioned the company to a multimillion-dollar, multichannel leader and the fastest-growing company in the market. Prior to that, Wilson was Chief Executive Officer of Monarch Medical Technologies, a private equity-backed spinout of Hospira Worldwide. He also served in executive leadership roles at Stryker Orthopaedics, Misonix Inc., Henry Schein Inc., as well as other leading medical products suppliers, including units of and/or entities later acquired by Aesculap-B/Braun, Boston Scientific, Medtronic and Smith & Nephew.

    Wilson attended Loma Linda University for his undergraduate studies and holds a doctorate from Samuel Merritt University. He also completed the Executive Management Program at the University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business.

  • Nigel Bark

    Vice President & General Manager, EMEA Region

    Nigel Bark joined Smiths Medical in April 2016 and currently serves as the Vice President and General Manager for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region.

    Nigel’s Med Tech background includes both blue chip corporate organisations and privately funded entrepreneurial companies. His multi-functional knowledge and experience covers direct and distributor sales management, international marketing, manufacturing operations, supply chain, and strategy development and execution, including acquisitions and divestitures.

    Prior to Smiths Medical, Nigel served as Vice President & General Manager at Teleflex, where he led the global Vidacare business integration following the acquisition in 2013. He also held positions of increasing responsibility during a 12-year period commencing with Alaris Medical Systems, acquired by Cardinal Health, which developed into the spin off company CareFusion. Nigel’s early Med Tech career also included 8 years at Johnson & Johnson.

    Nigel graduated in Mechanical Engineering from the University of West England, Bristol.

  • Lars Bonefeld

    Vice President, Global Marketing & Strategy

    Lars Bonefeld joined Smiths Medical in May 2021 as Vice President, Global Marketing & Strategy.

    A senior international healthcare executive with two decades of strategic and operational experience, Lars brings deep pharmaceutical, medical device and vaccines marketing and transformational change management expertise to the Smiths Medical global commercial organization.

    Prior to joining Smiths Medical, Lars was the Vice President Marketing for BVI Medical. In this role, Lars had significant leadership responsibility to drive organic and inorganic portfolio expansion into new product lines, optimize and rationalize existing product portfolio, as well as build and develop a strong global marketing team. Lars began his career with McKinsey & Co. in healthcare consulting and later joined Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics as Strategic Assistant to their global CEO. He held positions of continuously increasing scope and responsibility at Novartis, including, Global Launch Leader for the Bexsero vaccine, Head of North Europe Meningitis franchise in the UK, Vice President of Marketing, USA, and finally Business Unit Head of Alcon Pharmaceuticals UK (a former Novartis Division). Later at AlixPartners, Lars led teams to drive transformational improvements for medical device and pharmaceutical companies.

    Lars holds a Master of Science in Engineering degree from Technical University of Denmark in Copenhagen.

  • Daniel Khalili

    Senior Vice President, Global Quality, Regulatory, and Research and Development

    Daniel Khalili joined Smiths Medical in January 2021 as Senior Vice President and Global Quality and Regulatory Officer. He currently serves as Senior Vice President, Global Quality, Regulatory, and Research and Development.

    Daniel has experience across the medical device industry – including drug delivery systems, diagnostics, disposables, combination products, software and implantable products.

    Prior to joining Smiths Medical, Daniel spent nine years at J&J’s Ethicon division in R&D before moving to Abbott’s Diabetes divisional R&D. Daniel served as global head of R&D for Baxter’s Infusion Systems from 2008 to 2012, and head of QA/RA/R&D at Danaher’s Dental platform in progressive roles between 2012 and 2018. Most recently, Daniel was Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer at Olympus, where he drove significant improvements to remediate FDA findings.

    Daniel holds a Doctorate degree in Chemical Physics from Pierre and Marie Curie University, in addition to a degree in electrical engineering from Florida International University.

  • Greg Hutchison

    Senior Vice President, Global Operations, Supply Chain & Procurement

    Greg Hutchison joined Smiths Medical in November 2020 as Senior Vice President of Global Operations. He currently serves as Senior Vice President, Global Operations, Supply Chain & Procurement.

    Greg has extensive experience in manufacturing, quality, materials management, supply chain, process engineering, and health and safety leadership.

    Prior to joining Smiths Medical, he served as Vice President of Plastic Operations at Mauser Packaging Solutions where he was responsible for operations at 17 injection molding and blow molding manufacturing plants. He has also served as Vice President and General Manager of Global Operations at Sullair LLC and Director of North America Manufacturing for Truck and Bus at Navistar.

    Greg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan and a Master of Science degree in Engineering from Wayne State University, Michigan.

  • Craig Shirley

    Vice President of Human Resources

    Craig Shirley joined Smiths Medical in August 2021 as Vice President of Human Resources.

    Craig has extensive experience transforming cultures by fostering employee engagement, building diversity and leveraging professional development and performance programs.

    Prior to joining Smiths Medical, Craig worked 11 years at Ingredion as Vice President Corporate Human Resources and Director of Global Talent Acquisition. During his tenure with Ingredion the business successfully integrated multiple acquisitions while diversifying and upgrading talent to transform the commodity-based organization to the Fortune 500 ingredient solutions provider today. In addition, Craig also served 8 years as Director Talent Management and Acquisition while at Rio Tinto Alcan and his early years at Motorola.

    Craig holds a BA in business administration from Eureka College and a dual degree MBA in Entrepreneurship and Management from the University of Illinois, Chicago.