Curt R. Hartman is the Chair of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of CONMED Corporation, positions he has held since 2014. Prior to CONMED, he had a 22-year career at Stryker.
During his tenure with Stryker, Mr. Hartman served as Interim Chief Executive Officer from February 2012 to October 2012 and as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from April 2009 to October 2012. Mr. Hartman initially joined Stryker as a Manufacturing Engineer. He subsequently held roles of increasing responsibility to include Unit Supervisor, Production Unit Manager, Director of Information Technology, National Accounts Director and Vice President, General Manager and Global President of the Instruments Division.
Mr. Hartman has a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan and holds a Harvard AMP Program Certificate from Harvard Business School. He also has completed the Stryker Advanced Leadership Program at Harvard Business School.