Timothy M. Ring joined Bard in June 1992 as Corporate VP of Human Resources. He held several positions within the company over the next 11 years and was named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of C. R. Bard, Inc. on August 8, 2003.
Prior to joining Bard, he worked for Abbott Laboratories for nearly 10 years, as well at The General Motors Corporation. Mr. Ring holds a B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.
Mr. Ring is a director of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, a trustee for the New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) and the former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey (HINJ). Mr. Ring also currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for C. R. Bard, Inc., AdvaMed (the medical device industry association), National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Healthcare Leadership Council. He is also a member of the Business Roundtable.