i360medical, a leading Irish healthcare solutions and medical device company, has announced that it has appointed Ray Cantwell as the company’s new Chairman of the Board. Mr Cantwell joins representatives from Cleveland Clinic and Synecor and two leading Irish clinicians together with the Chief Executive, Derek Young, on the board.
Mr Cantwell has over 30 years’ experience in the medical device sector and he previously held the role of Senior Finance Director at Medtronic plc. In this role, Mr Cantwell was responsible for the leadership of the Finance function at a number of operational sites across various businesses and locations internationally; including Ireland, Italy, Switzerland, Mexico and the United States.
Commenting on Mr Cantwell’s appointment i360medical’s CEO, Derek Young, said: “We are delighted that Ray Cantwell has agreed to join us as Chairman of the Board. Our vision has always included engaging a unique community of experts to identify and innovate solutions to improve patient care and outcomes. This past year we have tripled our client base in the US and signed a significant renewal of our lead innovation partnership with The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Northwell Health who are based in New York. i360medical is currently at a very exciting point in its evolution as a number of products are entering completion phases and we are excited to have Ray Cantwell on board as we navigate this crucial phase for the company.”
Mr. Cantwell is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and received his MBA from the University of Edinburgh.