Mr. Michael R. Minogue is the Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Abiomed Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD). Since joining in 2004, Mr. Minogue transitioned the corporate mission to heart muscle recovery through creation of breakthrough percutaneous, heart support technologies. This included the acquisition and development of new technologies such as Impella, the world’s smallest heart pump. Abiomed, a public company (ABMD) with revenues over $400 million, employs approximately 800 people with facilities in Danvers, Massachusetts, Aachen and Berlin, Germany and Tokyo, Japan.
During Mr. Minogue’s tenure, Abiomed has grown approximately 1,800% in revenue, 2,000% in market capitalization (~$4 billion) and is GAAP profitable with no debt and solid balance sheet. Abiomed has earned over 30 global regulatory approvals on new products in the United States, Europe, Japan, China and other countries.
Mr. Minogue currently represents the medical device industry by serving: on the executive board of directors for AdvaMed, and as Chairman of Medical Device Industry Consortium (MDIC), a public private partnership with the industry, government and non-profits. Mr. Minogue formerly served on the board of LifeCell Corporation (LIFC) before it was acquired in 2008. He is also a member of the Board of Managers of Bioventus LLC. Mr. Minogue is one of the co-founders and Chairman of the MedTech and BioTech Veterans Program (MVP) (www.mvpvets.org), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps military veterans network with industry mentors to discover career opportunities in the life sciences industries.
Mr. Minogue joined Abiomed from General Electric Healthcare, where he holds three patents and spent 11 years developing expertise in sales, marketing, product development and software/service operations around diagnostic imaging and treatment of cancer and cardiovascular disease. Earlier in his life, Mr. Minogue served as an Infantry officer in the U.S. Army, which included multiple distinctions including Airborne, RANGER, Desert Storm Veteran and Bronze Star. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Military Academy at West Point and his MBA from the University of Chicago.
Mr. Minogue is married with five children and enjoys reading, mentoring, running, coaching, skiing and playing sports.