Medtronic CFO Karen Parkhill is a Top 25 leader in medical devices

Medtronic CFO Karen Parkhill is a Top 25 leader in medical devices

 January 27, 2021

Medtronic Chief Financial Officer Karen Parkhill is ranked at number two in the Top 25 Women Leaders in Medical Devices by The Healthcare Technology Report

"Congratulations to Medtronic CFO Karen Parkhill on this extraordinary accomplishment, being named number two on the list of Top 25 Female Leaders in Healthcare! Thank you for everything you have done and continue to do to fulfill the Mission – the best is yet to come!" said Geoff Martha, Chairman & CEO at Medtronic.

Acting as a female role model in healthcare

The Healthcare Technology Report selected Karen due to her expertise and impact on both Medtronic and the medical device field and her being a role model for promoting women's leadership in the healthcare technology industry.

In particular, Karen's leadership and guidance have supported Medtronic as it navigated through the challenges of the pandemic.

Key leadership positions throughout her career

As a member of Medtronic's Executive Committee, Karen is responsible for leading the Medtronic global finance organization and key supporting functions.

Previously, Karen was Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Comerica Incorporated, and Chief Financial Officer of JPMorgan Chase and Co.

Karen also serves as the Executive Sponsor of the Medtronic PRIDE Employee Resource Group and Women’s Network “Commit to Connect” leadership program that supports senior women leadership development at Medtronic.

In 2015, Karen was named among American Banker’s “The 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking” in 2015, and “The 25 Women to Watch” in 2011 and 2013. 

Join highly respected women leaders like Karen at Medtronic

Women at Medtronic are empowered to make their own unique impact on the healthcare industry.

Make a difference to people's lives through a rewarding leadership career with Medtronic.


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