Peter Walsh



Peter has over thirty years of Medical Device experience with Companies such as Abbott, CR Bard, and Medtronic. Peter was General Manager of Medtronic’s Galway site before moving to the US in 2003, where he held positions of increasing responsibility at a Business Unit, Group and Corporate level. Peter became head of Medtronic Operations in 2014, a position that included responsibility for over 90 manufacturing sites, 44,000 employees plus the companies Supplier and Distribution functions.

He has led transformational change at Medtronic across its value stream, particularly within Supplier Development, Manufacturing, Quality and interface with R&D and Distribution .

He has a unique perspective on the relationship between Suppliers, Manufacturing,  R&D, and building best in class organizations and systems in this regard.

Since retiring from Medtronic in 2017, Peter has become a board member and advisor to a number of Medical Device companies. He is also a partner/director of Trinzo, a Quality & Regulatory Services Company.

Peter holds a B.S.E.E. and MSc In Management.

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