Todd M. Pope
President and CEO, WellAir
Todd has spent more than 25 years working in key leadership positions within the healthcare industry, at both privately held and multinational companies. His knowledge and deep understanding of the industry, technology, products, market, and history contribute to his passion for managing companies with innovative, advanced technologies and the potential to drastically improve the current standard of care. Time Magazine named him one of the “50 most influential people in healthcare 2018.”
Todd is currently the President and CEO of WellAir, whose mission is to mitigate microorganisms that lead to infectious diseases, including viruses, by delivering innovative and powerful air cleaning technology and surface disinfection devices. He was formerly the CEO of Transenterix Surgical, a company devoted to pioneering the use of robotics to improve minimally invasive surgery. He also previously served as worldwide president of Cordis, a multi-billion-dollar division within Johnson & Johnson’s medical device business.
Todd earned his bachelor’s degree in Labor and Industrial Relations from the University of North Carolina.