Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs, Medtronic
John Kilmartin is a Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs in Medtronic (part of the Coronary and Structural Heart SBU). John has worked in the medical technology industries for over 25 years with particular emphasis on US, European and emerging market regulatory frameworks.
He has a particular interest in high risk Class III cardiovascular devices, catheter based technologies and combination products. In addition, he has a strong interest in the evolving regulatory frameworks that continue to evolve across the globe.
In his current role for Coronary and Renal Denervation, John leads a global regulatory team of over 45 people (based in US, Ireland & China) involved in the development and implementation of regulatory strategies and global submissions for various medical devices and combination products.
John is involved with various industry associations on regulatory developments and is currently a member of the Irish Medtech Association, Regulatory Steering committee.