William (Bill) Fisher was appointed Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources of Zimmer in July 2009. He has extensive global leadership experience in human resources, including 15 years in increasingly responsible roles within General Electric.
Prior to joining Zimmer, Mr. Fisher served as Vice President of Human Resources for ArvinMeritor in Detroit, Michigan, where he was responsible for all human resources for that company’s global Light Vehicle Systems business.
At General Electric, Mr. Fisher served as Senior Corporate Human Resources Executive for the Legal, EHS and Strategy functions at the company’s Connecticut headquarters; Senior Human Resources Leader for GE Healthcare’s Global Supply Chain in Wisconsin; and Senior Director of Human Resources for GE Plastics, located in Indiana.
He holds a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University, a Master of Science in Organization Development from Eastern Michigan University and an MBA in Human Resources from Indiana University.