President, Global Solutions, Owens & Minor
Stuart Morris-Hipkins
President, Global Solutions, Owens & Minor
Stuart serves as President, Global Solutions, at Owens & Minor. In this role, Stuart leads the strategic business unit that contains the majority of Owens & Minor’s legacy business and focuses on distribution, logistics, inventory management, and other value-added solutions. Stuart joined Owens & Minor in March 2017 as Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturer Services, a role in which he was responsible for the company’s domestic and international manufacturer services business, strategic supply management, and global sourcing. A senior executive with more than 20 years of global leadership experience, Stuart previously worked for Smith and Nephew, PLC, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President and General Manager from 2014 to 2017. Prior to that, he worked for Smiths Group, PLC, where he held a number of positions including the most recent role of Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing for Smiths Medical from 2010 to 2014. From 2008 to 2010, Stuart was President, Smiths Medical North America. Stuart is a Chartered Global Management Accountant. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Chemistry from Oxford Brookes University, UK, and a Master of Science degree in Atmospheric Sciences from the University of East Anglia, UK. Stuart holds dual citizenship in both the United States and the United Kingdom. He, his wife Nichola, and their young daughter reside in the Richmond, Virginia area.