CTC’s Board Vice Chair, Paul Hermes is an Entrepreneur In Residence within Covidien’s Surgical Solutions Global Business Unit. Prior to his appointment, Paul served as Chief Technology Officer for Covidien’s Medical Devices segment after managing the R&D functions of the Surgical Devices and Energy-based Devices global business units. Since joining the Company in 1991, he has significantly impacted the surgical devices market, overseeing the launch of the TriStaple™, iDrive™, SILS™, AbsorbaTack™ and LigaSure™ product lines. He has been instrumental in revitalizing the company’s product portfolio, and established Covidien’s first innovation footprint in India and China.
Mr. Hermes is a graduate of the UCONN with a BS in Chemistry. He currently serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Connecticut Technology Council, UCONN Engineering School Advisory Board, and Board of Directors of the New Haven Symphony.
March 1, 2017