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Medtech industry starts to face lack of diversity, execs of color

Updated: Aug 16

BY: Greg Slabodkin


The medical device industry, like so many others, suffers from a lack of representation from minorities in its C-suites. None of the largest medtechs has a CEO of color at the helm, with the executive ranks of these companies predominantly White.

It's a situation that's persisted for decades, but garnered renewed attention in 2021 on the heels of the Black Lives Matter movement and calls for racial justice for Black Americans.


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