Robert J. Thatcher

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Cardovascular Systems, Inc., St. Paul, MN
Stakeholder Engagement and Sustainability Committee, MDEpiNet


Background

Mr. Thatcher is the Chief Healthcare Policy Officer for Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI). He joined CSI as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing in October 2005, became Vice President of Operations in September 2006, and Executive Vice President in August 2007. Previously, Mr. Thatcher was Senior Vice President of TriVirix Inc. from October 2003 to October 2005. Mr. Thatcher has more than 29 years of medical device experience in both large and start-up companies. Mr. Thatcher has held various sales management, marketing management and general management positions at Medtronic, Inc., Schneider USA, Inc. (a former division of Pfizer Inc.), Boston Scientific Corporation and several startup companies.