Our Insightful & Visionary Advisory Board
Frost & Sullivan extends its appreciation to the following Growth Innovation Leadership Council members for their expertise and valuable support in ensuring the agenda delivers relevant and valuable content.
Director, Advanced Innovation, Philips Respironics
Experienced Director of Advanced Innovation in the field of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine with a demonstrated history of working in multiple fields of healthcare and medical device industry. I have a skilled history in Marketing Management, Business Planning, Medical Device development, Go To Market Strategy, and Market Research.
Director, Strategic Marketing, Digital Solutions, Baker Hughes, a GE Company
John Cote is the Global Marketing Leader for Measurement & Controls, a $3 billion division of Baker Hughes, a GE company. He also led Strategic Marketing for GE Oil & Gas from 2014-17.
Chief Innovation Officer, Communitech
Steve has 20+ years experience in technology and marketing and is the VP Strategy & Corporate Innovation at Communitech, one of the leading innovation hubs in North America
Vice President, Strategic Insights, Alliance Data
Rodney Davenport joined Alliance Data in 2006. Prior to Alliance Data, he held numerous positions over a 20+-year career in Aerospace, Chemicals, Consumer Package, Healthcare/Pharmaceutical IT consulting and Transportation providing market intelligence, economic analysis and strategic planning.
Vice President, Global Innovation, West Pharmaceutical Services
Chris Evans, Vice President, Global Innovation West Pharmaceutical Services. Chris has been in product development for over 20 years, primarily in healthcare packaging and device development.
Director, Strategy & Corporate Development, Analog Devices
I’ve worked in the semiconductor industry in a variety of roles, starting as an engineer and moving into functions including Sales, Financial Analysis, Product Management, Marketing, and Manufacturing.
Chief Data Science Officer, Americas, Intel Corporation
Melvin Greer is Chief Data Scientist, Public Sector, Americas, Intel Corporation. He is responsible for building Intel’s data science platform through graph analytics, machine learning and cognitive computing to accelerate transformation of data into a strategic asset for Public Sector and commercial enterprises.
Senior Director, Product Management, Parexel International
In her role as Senior Director of Product Management, Donna partners with leadership across the PAREXEL organization to identify and launch new cross-business unit product and service solutions.
Former Chief Technology Officer, Healthcare Solutions and Services, Merck
Former Director, Business Innovation, Cummins Inc.
Director, Global New Product Discovery and Development, Novus International
Vice President, Sales and Marketing, HydraForce, Inc.
I graduated from Iowa State University with a mechanical engineering degree and started in design but quickly found that this was not the ideal role for me and my talents.
Chief Executive Officer, Peratech Holdco Limited
Jon Stark currently serves as a Director and CEO of Peratech Holdco Limited, a force-sensing technology solutions company, providing next-generation human-machine interfaces with its proprietary Quantum