Dro Darbidian is a medical device executive with 30+ years of industry experience. He has expertise in creating and running multi-site organizations with an emphasis on strong cross-site teams, cultures, systems and processes. He has demonstrated a distinct ability to link numerous areas of expertise into business strategies that deliver results.
He possesses extensive experience in medical devices from requirements analysis to design/development both at start up and fortune 500 companies such as St. Jude Medical and Abbott. His product portfolio experience includes implantable medical devices, implantable pacemakers, defibrillators, cardiac monitors and external medical communication equipment. Dro holds several key patents in the area of implantable cardiac devices.
Previously Dro held the position of Director, Product Development at St. Jude Medical where he led a multi-site engineering organization for new products development providing business and technical leadership in a global, high paced dynamic business environment focused on the Cardiac Rhythm Management product portfolio.
His current role is Engineering Director of Abbott.