Swami Raote is the Worldwide President for the contact lens business, a $3 billion business that has an exciting growth trajectory and is an increasingly important priority for the Johnson & Johnson enterprise. He assumed this leadership role in January 2017 and brings to this assignment 26 years of multi-geography, multi-cultural and multi-functional experiences across the Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Consumer sectors. Prior to this assignment, he supervised the Medical Devices business from Seoul, South Korea and was responsible for driving P&L for North Asia, while driving the Asia Pacific strategy and pipeline for the company's Ethicon business. Over his career, he has successfully led large operations and demonstrated a track record of making smart portfolio choices across different segments of Johnson & Johnson. Swami completed his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta after doing his bachelors in Pharmacy from Pune University. He enjoys spending his spare time mentoring new healthcare startups, reading and being with his family.