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Jeff Hopkins

Jeff Hopkins

Worldwide President , Acclarent at Johnson & Johnson

About Jeff Hopkins

Jeff Hopkins is Worldwide President for Acclarent, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Acclarent is an emerging leader in medical devices and technologies for the treatment of conditions in the ear, nose, and throat, including balloon sinuplasty, Eustachian tube balloon dilation, nasal airway obstruction, cranial imaging and navigation. Acclarent is based in Irvine, California and has commercial operations in the United States, with research, development, and production facilities around the world. In his current role, Jeff leads strategy and execution for Acclarent, delivering innovative, first of their kind technologies to otolaryngologists and working to build an advanced digital treatment ecosystem aimed at improving outcomes for ENT patients. Jeff’s recent accomplishments include commercializing the Aera™ treatment device for Eustachian tube dysfunction and the TruDi™ 3D Navigation System, introducing artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities into the ENT market. Jeff has spent more than 30 years building businesses and brands in medical devices, across multiple therapeutic areas, functions, and companies. He first joined Johnson & Johnson in 2001 through the Ethicon business, where he held marketing and sales roles in support of the company’s breast care technologies. Jeff then joined Biosense Webster, where he held U.S. leadership roles for the market-leading cardiac electrophysiology business. In 2014, Jeff joined Acclarent as Vice President, Sales and Marketing, and in 2018, he was appointed Worldwide President. Jeff grew up in Pensacola, Florida and earned his bachelor’s degree in marketing from The Florida State University. Jeff has since resided in Orlando, Atlanta and Cincinnati and now lives in Austin, Texas. He is married with one daughter and enjoys spending personal time at his ranch in Bastrop, Texas, and fly fishing.