Christopher B. Begley

Christopher B. Begley, Chairman of the Board, Hanger, Inc.
Director, Zimmer Holdings, Inc.

Christopher B. Begley is Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, a role he has held since January 2018.


Chris brings to the Board more than 30 years of experience managing and directing healthcare and life science companies as well as extensive board representation in a variety of industries. He is the retired Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hospira, Inc., a global provider of injectable drugs and infusion technology. Prior to that, he served in various positions at Abbott Laboratories, leaving as Senior Vice President of its Hospital Products division. He is also a member of the Board of Directors at Zimmer Holdings, Inc.


Chris holds a bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University and a master’s degree in business administration from Northern Illinois University.