Christopher . L. White, Esq
Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed)
Christopher L. White, Esq. is Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed).
Mr. White serves as the Association’s Chief Legal Officer and manages AdvaMed’s Legal Committee to develop and promote legal policy positions enhancing patient access to medical technology. Mr. White also leads the Association’s global working groups on legal policy and compliance. He testified before state and federal legislative committees on priority legal policy issues; led the drafting team revising the AdvaMed Code; and led the multinational negotiating team to draft the Kuala Lumpur Principles, harmonizing industry Codes of Ethics in Asia.
He serves as a frequent speaker and author on industry legal and compliance issues. As Chief Legal Officer, he also manages the Association’s HR, governance, and provides counsel on contract, corporate, tax exemption, and legislative and regulatory matters.
Mr. White is a graduate of Wake Forest University where he studied cell biology, and Catholic University Law School.
He is an avid sailor, cyclist and beekeeper.
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Posted on 24.02.2016
As a compliance professional, it’s exciting to witness new Codes of Ethics take root worldwide. Voluntary industry Codes of Ethics serve several important functions. A credible Code demonstrates industry’s ability to self-regulate, in turn fostering consumer and governmental trust and confidence. A Code centers stakeholders on the most meaningful business principles that the entire industry […]