DJO Global Inc. has appointed Brady Shirley, an executive in the orthopedics industry, as president of its DJO Surgical brand.

Shirley was most recently CEO of IMDS, or Innovative Medical Device Solutions, an organization that supports product development, manufacturing and supply chain management solutions for medical device companies.

He also spent 17 years at multinational medical device maker Stryker Corp., serving as president of Stryker Communications and senior vice president of Stryker Endoscopy. At Stryker Endoscopy, he oversaw global product development and sales and marketing, representing a $1 billion market stake for the company worldwide, DJO said.