Hooman Hakami was named Executive Vice President and President of Medtronic Diabetes Group in June of 2014 and currently serves as a member of the company’s Executive Committee. Hooman provides overall strategic direction and operational management of the Group’s three global business units.
Hooman came to Medtronic after more than 20 years at General Electric. He was President and CEO of Detection & Guidance Solutions at GE Healthcare from April 2012 until May 2014. In that role he led that company’s business specializing in x-ray based technology solutions. Previously he served as President and CEO of the Interventional Systems business based in France, and the Global Clinical Systems Services for GE Healthcare.
Hooman received his Bachelor in Business Administration degree in operations management from the University of Massachusetts, where he graduated cum laude in 1991. Away from work he enjoys travel, sports, and spending time with his family.