John Ortiz joined CorMedix in January 2015. He has held executive positions in quality assurance/quality control and regulatory affairs at Johnson & Johnson’s domestic and international operations, Janssen Pharmaceutical, and Correvio LLC. In these roles, Mr. Ortiz oversaw the design of operations and quality control facilities, acquisition of innovative testing technologies, and quality management systems for pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices compliant with regulatory statutes and guidelines set by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and EU Pharmaceutical Commission, and international operations in Asia Pacific and Latin America. He has also directed interdisciplinary teams and functions relating to the development of pharmaceutical products in diverse delivery systems, as well as the clinical and post-approval manufacturing and commercial distribution phases. Mr. Ortiz has more than 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry.