Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global medical technology leader, today announced the appointment of Paul Stellato as Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. Prior to joining Zimmer Biomet, Mr. Stellato served as Vice President, Finance, Global Business Services at Xylem Inc.
“With more than two decades of experience and a demonstrated track record of success in all areas of financial services, Paul will be a great addition to our leadership team in his new role,” said Suky Upadhyay, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Zimmer Biomet. “His experience and expertise in key finance areas including controllership, FP&A, investor relations and internal audit will be extremely valuable as we continue to drive our business forward.”
Prior to his most recent role at Xylem Inc., Mr. Stellato served as the company’s Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer and as Vice President Finance, Financial Planning and Analysis. Previously, he spent eight years at ITT Corporation, where he held various roles of increasing responsibility in the finance organization, including General Auditor and Manager, Investor Relations. Mr. Stellato spent the early part of his career in public accounting with both Andersen and Ernst & Young. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from Villanova University and an MBA in finance from NYU Stern School of Business. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.