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William W. George

Medtronic

1991 - 2000

Healthcare

1990 b. 1942
male
EducationTwoDegree
UndergraduateGeorgia Institute of Technology
GraduateMBA, Harvard University
Personal
Born-Died1942
BirthplaceMichigan (MI)
RaceWhite
FatherProfessional
Era - 1990

George is credited with Medtronic’s phenomenal growth from a small producer of pacemakers to an international manufacturer of a broad line of medical devices. Through strategic acquisitions and organic growth, George catapulted revenues from $1 billion to $6 billion.