Advant Medical Announces the Appointment of Peter Walsh to its Board
Advant Medical Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Walsh to its Board of Directors. In this position, Peter will use his experience and expertise to provide strategic leadership to advance Advant Medical’s goals and objectives.
Peter Walsh has over 30 years of medical device experience. He is the former Vice President of Global Operations for Medtronic and brings vast industry experience to Advant. In his former role at Medtronic Peter was responsible for the overall operations strategy, execution and talent development. Previous to the latter appointment in Global Operations, he was the Vice President of Operations for the Medtronic Vascular Group and was responsible for sourcing, manufacturing and supply chain operations.
Speaking about the appointment, Bob DiPetrillo, CEO of Advant Medical, said
“Peter joins the Advant Board at a time when globalisation, operational excellence and strategic services are becoming more challenging for contract manufacturers. His experience brings the talent and resources required for Advant to further secure its place within the industry. Our team looks forward to working with Peter and learning from his years of experience in making Advant the ‘Partner of Choice’ for medical device contract manufacturing.”
“I am delighted to join Advant Medical’s Board”, said Peter Walsh about the appointment. “I am looking forward to participating in the company’s exciting plans to serve its impressive current and expanding customer base. Advant Medical has a great team and a rich history as a Medical Device company. I am very confident Advant will continue to develop and expand its team, capabilities, competencies, its manufacturing network and global reach.”
The appointment of Peter Walsh was effective from February 3rd, 2021.
You can download the official press release here.
Advant Medical is the global partner of choice for Class I, II, III medical device development and contract manufacturing. Since 1993, Advant Medical has been a longstanding one-stop solutions provider to the international MedTech industry. Advant Medical deliver an array of custom services that encompass the full lifecycle of new product development from concept through to commercialisation. Certified ISO 13485:2016 and FDA registered, our focus on quality ensures our products are of the highest standard. Advant Medical is a strategic partner to companies seeking contract medical device manufacturing.