Donald E. Bobo, Jr.
Corporate Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development, Edwards Lifesciences Inc
Donald E. Bobo, Jr., has been corporate vice president since 2007 and is currently responsible for the company’s corporate strategy and corporate development functions. In addition, Bobo has executive responsibility for transcatheter mitral and tricuspid therapies as well as the healthcare solutions and commercial services team. Bobo has more than 30 years of experience in the medical products and healthcare industry in various operating roles at Edwards, including vice president and general manager of the global heart valve therapy business and global valve manufacturing operations. Prior to joining Edwards, Bobo held a variety of roles with increasing levels of responsibilities with American Hospital Supply and Baxter Healthcare. Currently, Bobo serves on the board of InnerSpace Neuro Inc. and represents Edwards on the board of a number of medical device startup companies developing novel therapies for the treatment of structural heart disease. In addition, Bobo is chairman, board member and member of the executive committee of the California Life Sciences Association (CLSA).