CEO and President COO and DirectorMr. Michael T. Rousseau was appointed as President Chief Executive Officer Director of the Company. effective January 1 2016. He was Chief Operating Officer of St. Jude Medical Inc. Mr. Rousseau joined St. Jude Medical in 1999 as Senior Vice President Cardiac Rhythm Management Global Marketing and later that year CRM marketing and sales were combined under his leadership. In January 2008 he was promoted to Group President and assumed responsibility for the company four product divisions. He was named Chief Operating Officer in 2014 overseeing global sales marketing technology development operations supply chain and quality functions
Age: 59 CEO Since 2016Rousseau has helped to drive strategic transformation across virtually every area of the company. He was the architect of St. Jude Medical recent, significant integration of four product divisions into centralized global functions with a shared global vision, mission and growth strategy based on accelerating innovation. During this time and under Mr. Rousseau leadership, St. Jude Medical has achieved significant costsavings and operational efficiencies. He led the realignment of global supply chain management, restructured the company overseas manufacturing, and established a global quality system to put a global infrastructure in place to prepare the company for future growth. Recognizing the changing customer landscape, he broadened the company global customer service operations with a focus to enhance the experience for St. Jude Medical customers worldwide.