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Paul LaViolette

  • Managing Partner & COO, SV Health Investors and Innovation Growth Board Chairman

Paul LaViolette is Managing Partner & COO at SV Health Investors. He brings over 34 years of global medical technology management experience. Paul was most recently Chief Operating Officer at Boston Scientific Corporation (BSC), an $8 billion medical device leader. During his 15 years at BSC, he served as COO, Group President Cardiovascular, Group President Endosurgery, President-Cardiology and President-International as the company grew revenues over 20 times. Paul integrated two dozen acquisitions and led extensive product development, operations and worldwide commercial organizations. He previously held marketing and general management positions at CR Bard, and various marketing roles at Kendall (Covidien).

Paul received his BA in Psychology from Fairfield University and his MBA from Boston College.

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