Medtronic Names Geoff Martha as CEO Omar Ishrak’s Successor in 2020



Via Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal | Mark Reilly

“Omar Ishrak, who has led Medtronic as CEO since 2011 and guided the med-tech giant through some of its biggest-ever moves, will step down next spring.

Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) has named Geoff Martha, currently leader of the company’s restorative therapies group, as Ishrak’s successor. The transition will start this fall as Martha becomes Medtronic’s president — a newly created executive role — leading the company’s operating groups and regions and joining the board of directors.”

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