J. P. Timm

Vice President, Operations & Development

J.P. Timm is the Vice President of Operations & Development. He joined Vertiflex in October 2015, bringing over 18 years of experience primarily in the development and commercialization of spinal instrumentation. Prior to Vertiflex, he served as the Vice President of Research & Development at Alphatec Spine, where his products grew company revenue from $75M to over $200M, and at Applied Spine Technologies, where he drove innovation in non-fusion technology. Before that, J.P. served in various research and development capacities at Interpore Cross International and Biomet, Inc.

J.P. earned a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York; he is a named inventor on over 20 U.S. patents, and has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. He also holds a PMP certification from the Project Management Institute.