Hooman C. Hakami
Executive VP & Group President of Diabetes Group
Diabetes ,Detection and Guidance Solutions
United States of America
Mr. Hooman C. Hakami has been an Executive Vice President and Group President of Diabetes Group at Medtronic plc since January 2015, Medtronic MiniMed, Inc. since May 2014 and Medtronic, Inc. since June 2014. Mr. Hakami joined Medtronic after more than 20 years at General Electric. Mr. Hakami served as the Vice President of Detection and Guidance Solutions at GE Healthcare Ltd. since May 2013. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Detection & Guidance Solutions at GE Healthcare from April 2012 to May 2014. Previously, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Interventional Systems from July 2009 to April 2012, business based in France and the Global Clinical Systems Services for GE Healthcare. Mr. Hakami has Global Business Transformation leader for GE Healthcare from December 2008 to July 2009. He worked in GE Power Systems from 1991 to 1992. In 1992, Mr. Hakami moved to GE’s Aerospace Division, where he participated in the GE Financial Management Program until 1994. From 1994 to 1999, he moved to GE Capital and held positions of increasing responsibility within Finance, including Finance Director, European Operations based in London. In 1999, he moved to GE Healthcare and served as the Chief Financial Officer for the Clinical and Multi-vendor Services businesses from 1999 to 2001. He served as Chief Financial Officer for the Global Ultrasound division from 2001 to 2004. In 2004, he moved from finance to operations by becoming the Vice President and General Manager, Global Ultrasound Services from June 2004 to December 2008. In 2005, his role was expanded and he assumed responsibility for the Global Clinical Systems Services business. In July 2009, he moved from services to running a global product business as the leader of the global Interventional Systems business, based in France. He is also a graduate of GE’s Experienced Finance Leadership Program and is a certified Quality Leader. Mr. Hakami received his Bachelor in Business Administration degree in operations management from the University of Massachusetts, where he graduated cum laude in 1991.
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