Tim Schmid

Company Group Chairman, Asia Pacific

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices

Tim has been with Johnson & Johnson for 25 years and has held a variety of diverse leadership positions in sales, strategic marketing and general management across multiple businesses and geographies. Most recently, Tim served as Chief Strategic Customer Officer for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices, where he helped lead transformational changes to Johnson & Johnson’s business-to-business relationships with health systems in the U.S. Under his leadership, the team introduced a streamlined account management model, delivered new contracting options, improved pricing discipline, and launched a comprehensive suite of solutions to help health systems reduce costs, improve outcomes and advance patient satisfaction.

As President of Ethicon, Tim led the turnaround of Johnson & Johnson’s market-leading surgery businesses in the U.S. This included the integration of five standalone businesses and the implementation of a new go-to-market model to address marketplace shifts and better align the business with evolving customer needs.

Throughout his career, Tim has been a strong advocate for Johnson & Johnson’s commitment to communities and leads the company’s philanthropic partnership with Operation Smile, focused on bringing safe and effective surgical care to children suffering from cleft lip or cleft palate. As Operation Smile’s largest corporate donor, the partnership now involves in-kind product donations, cause-related marketing programs, product development and employee fundraising campaigns touching 30,000+ associates around the world.

A global citizen, Tim was educated in South Africa, Canada and the United Kingdom, and has lived and worked in five countries on three continents. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Western Ontario in Canada, and an MBA from Richmond University in the United Kingdom.