Medical device maker Stryker names Kevin Lobo CEO

Oct 1 (Reuters) - Medical device maker Stryker Corp named Kevin Lobo as Chief Executive.

Interim CEO Curt Hartman resigned and will stay on as an adviser to assure a smooth transition, the company said.

Lobo, who joined Stryker in April 2011, was the president for its orthopedics unit.

(Reporting by Adithya Venkatesan in Bangalore)

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