Tony Semedo is Senior Vice President, Medtronic and President, Aortic & Peripheral Vascular. In his current role he has global responsibility for strategic direction and day to day operations for the Aortic & Peripheral Vascular business. Tony Semedo joined Medtronic in 2002, as Vice President of R&D for Medtronic [AVE] Vascular for the Coronary, Peripheral and Endovascular businesses. In 2005 Tony Semedo moved to Japan as the Co-Business leader for the Medtronic Japan Cardiovascular business which includes the Coronary & Peripheral, Endovascular, Structural Heart Disease and Revascularization & Surgical Technologies businesses.
Prior to joining Medtronic, Tony held various management and leadership positions with Alaris Medical Systems and Eli Lilly & Co. Tony began his career with Abbott Laboratories as a Product Development Engineer.
Tony holds a bachelor’s degree in Plastics Engineering from the University of Massachusetts.