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Brian McCollum becomes Orthofix's CFO

This article was originally published in Clinica

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Orthopaedic specialist Orthofix International has promoted Brian McCollum to the post of chief financial officer. Mr McCollum has worked for the company for almost 10 years, and has been serving as interim CFO since January. Before joining Lewisville, Texas-based Orthofix, Mr McCollum was a senior audit associate with PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Last month, Orthofix reported a 3% increase in revenues for 2010, to $564.4m. Full-year net income was also up 31% to $39m. In December, the company announced it had reduced its workforce in its global spine, orthopaedics and sports medicine businesses as part of a plan to improve its profit margin (www.clinica.co.uk, 16 December 2010).

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