Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Stryker 

Rob Fletcher joined Stryker as Vice President, Chief Legal Officer in April 2019. He is responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of the global legal, compliance and physical security activities. He has served as Executive Sponsor for Stryker’s African Ancestry Network employee resource group since 2020. 

Throughout his career, he has gained deep leadership experience through managing complex, global business issues and has delivered strong results in the medical technology industry. Prior to joining Stryker, Rob held multiple legal leadership roles with Johnson & Johnson and General Electric Aircraft Engines (now GE Aviation). Rob also worked in private practice before going in-house. 

Stryker's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion includes goals to increase the representation of women and racial/ethnically diverse talent, ensure 100 percent of managers complete DE&I training, and increase funding and support for employee resource groups. In 2020, Stryker also became a founding member of OneTen, a coalition of leading executives dedicated to upskill, hire, and advance one million Black Americans over the next 10 years into family-sustaining jobs with opportunities for advancement.


Member: Rob Fletcher 

Diversity Professional: Sneha Desai 

Communications: Sarah Augustine