Brian J. Blaser
Executive Vice President, Diagnostics Products
United States of America
Brian Blaser is Executive Vice President, Diagnostics Products, where he leads Abbott's diagnostics, molecular and point-of-care businesses. He was appointed to his current position in June 2012. Previously, Mr. Blaser served as Senior Vice President, Diagnostics; Vice President, Diagnostics Operations; Divisional Vice President, Global Operations; and Divisional Vice President, Reagent Manufacturing, all in Abbott Diagnostics. Prior to joining Abbott, Mr. Blaser held several positions of increasing responsibility in engineering, finance and operations at Johnson & Johnson, Eastman Kodak and General Motors. He earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering technology from the University of Dayton and a master's degree in business administration from Rochester Institute of Technology.