Mandeep Singh Kumar appointed as the new Vice President & MD of Medtronic India

Assuming this position, he will oversee sales, marketing, and commercial operations for Medtronic’s business in India

New Delhi: Mandeep Singh Kumar has taken over as the new Vice President and Managing Director of India Medtronic, beginning May 2024.
He succeeds Michael Blackwell who has moved back to the US to pursue new opportunities.
Assuming this position, he will oversee sales, marketing, and commercial operations for Medtronic’s business in India.
Mandeep has extensive experience spanning over 25 years and has demonstrated agile leadership in driving successful growth and business transformations across healthcare, pharmaceutical and med-tech sectors. His expertise includes strategy development, ensuring successful execution, driving commercial excellence, and building winning teams across the globe. Mandeep’s previous role was as Country Leader with Intuitive India where he led the development and implementation of plans to broaden patient access, build a holistic ecosystem for robotic assisted surgery, and drive successful customer robotic programs.
Speaking on the announcement, Feng Dong, Vice President, Asia Region-led Markets, Medtronic, said “Mandeep is a successful leader and has steered businesses towards growth in his previous stints. His proven leadership and great understanding of the Indian healthcare landscape will help us in indigenizing complex innovations, forging meaningful partnerships and continuing to make an impact on healthcare delivery in India. We are confident that his strategic acumen will elevate our collective journey towards advancing healthcare access in India.”
“It gives me immense pleasure to commence a new journey with Medtronic, a company that is globally renowned for transforming healthcare. Medtronic’s unwavering commitment to alleviating pain, restoring health, and extending lives resonates deeply with me, and I am elated to join the team in keeping the mission alive in India. I am excited about the opportunities that lie ahead, and I am looking forward to collaborating with our talented teams, engaging with our customers and partners, and driving greater milestones in India’s healthcare sector,” said Mandeep Singh Kumar.