Thomas M. Gorrie is presently a senior global business advisor to numerous organizations and has extensive worldwide healthcare experience.
He retired in 2008 from Johnson & Johnson after 35 years. At J&J, he held senior positions in research and development, marketing and sales, business development, strategic planning, international, venture capital, health policy, and general management, including the position of Company Group Chairman responsible for a large global medical device business.He most recently was a Corporate Officer and Vice President of Government Affairs and Policy worldwide.
Dr. Gorrie received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Rutgers University and his masters and doctoral degrees in chemistry from Princeton University. He completed post-doctoral studies at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.
He is a Senior Fellow of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and serves on the Boards of Duke University, Duke University Health System, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Hun School of Princeton. He is an adjunct professor at the Rutgers Business School and a Senior Advisor of the China Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investments (CAEFI) which serves as a bridge between the Chinese government and foreign invested companies.