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John R. Barr

President and Chief Executive Officer

AGA Medical Corporation

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AGA Medical Corporation

5050 Nathan Lane North

Minneapolis, Minnesota,55442

United States

Company Description

AGA Medical, based in Plymouth, Minnesota, is a leading innovator and manufacturer of medical devices for the treatment of structural heart defects and vascular abnormalities. AGA Medical's AMPLATZER(R) occlusion devices offer minimally invasive, transcatheter... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chief Executive Officer

Surgical Specialties Corporation


Executive Vice President and President of Global Surgical

Bausch & Lomb Incorporated


Chief Executive Officer

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals , Inc.


President and Chief Operating Officer

V.I. Technologies , Inc.


President and Chief Executive Officer

planetMedSurg


Affiliations

Haemonetics Corporation

President and Member of the Board of Directors


EarlySense Ltd

Member Board of Directors


Valeritas , Inc.

Member Board of Directors


NetBusy LLC

Member of Advisory Board


Transfusion Technologies and Learning Solutions

Board Member


AdvaMed

Board Member


Education

B.S.

Bioengineering

University of Pennsylvania


M.B.A.

J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University


MBA

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University


Master’s Degree

management

J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management


master's degree

Accounting and Economics

J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management-Northwestern University


Web References(157 Total References)


Healthcare Venture Capital | Board Of Directors | EarlySense

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John R. Barr
Mr. Barr earned his experience serving at some innovative and successful medical device companies. He was most recently Executive Vice President and President of Global Surgical at Bausch & Lomb Holdings Incorporated until the acquisition of Bausch and Lomb by Valeant Pharmaceuticals in 2013. Prior to Bausch and Lomb, Barr was the CEO of AGA Medical, pioneer and leader in minimally invasive devices to repair structural heart defects and other vascular defects. Mr. Barr led a IPO for the Company in 2009 and the business was sold to St. Jude Medical in 2010. Mr. Barr is a graduate of the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management-Northwestern University where he earned his Master's degree in finance, accounting and economics. He earned his undergraduate degree in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania.


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John Barr, Former CEO, AGA Medical
Karen worked closely with me to develop strategies to attract and retain top IT talent. She is purposeful in her approach and leverages her broad network to ensure we remain competitive in the marketplace.


Oct-2-2014 | EarlySense

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Ramat Gan, Israel, October 2th, 2014 - EarlySense®, the market leader in contact-free monitoring solutions announced today that Mr. John Barr, medical device executive and industry expert has joined the company's board of directors.
"John has remarkable business expertise, and we are delighted that he is joining EarlySense's board of directors," said Avner Halperin, CEO of EarlySense Ltd. "John's experience in leading companies to major commercial success will assist us in creating significant corporate value and advance partnerships with major players in the industry." Mr. John R. Barr has led some innovative and successful medical device companies. He was most recently Executive Vice President and President of Global Surgical at Bausch & Lomb Holdings Incorporated until the acquisition of Bausch and Lomb by Valeant Pharmaceuticals in 2013. Prior to Bausch and Lomb, Barr was the CEO of AGA Medical, pioneer and leader in minimally invasive devices to repair structural heart defects and other vascular defects. Mr. Barr led an IPO for the Company in 2009 and the business was sold to St. Jude Medical in 2010. Mr. Barr is a graduate of the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management-Northwestern University where he earned his Master's degree in finance, accounting and economics. He earned his undergraduate degree in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania. "I am excited to join other industry leaders on EarlySense's board. Barr said.


Corporate Governance - List of Executive Leadership Team Members : Bausch + Lomb

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John Barr
Corporate Vice President and President, Global Surgical John Barr is Executive Vice President and Global President of Bausch + Lomb's Surgical business. He was named to this post in May 2012, and reports to Bausch + Lomb's President and CEO, Brent Saunders. Mr. Barr has extensive medical device and biotechnology industry experience spanning a wide variety of operational, strategy and customer-facing roles in which he consistently increased company value and delivered business results. At Bausch + Lomb, Mr. Barr has global responsibility for the company's full suite of ophthalmic surgical products, intraocular lenses (IOLs) and delivery systems, which include such brand names as enVista™ Crystalens®, Stellaris® PC, Storz™and VICTUS™. Immediately prior to joining Bausch + Lomb, Barr was President and CEO of AGA Medical, a pioneer of minimally invasive devices to treat structural heart defects and vascular abnormalities. Under his leadership, AGA Medical, which had been a Welsh Carson Anderson and Stowe-owned portfolio company, completed a successful IPO before ultimately being acquired by St. Jude Medical. Barr also spent more than eight years at V.I. Technologies, an anti-infective therapeutics company as its President and COO. Prior to joining V. I. Technologies, Barr spent seven years with Haemonetics, a manufacturer of blood processing technology, in a variety of customer service and operations roles before ultimately being named President of North American Operations. Earlier in his career, Barr spent nearly 10 years at Baxter Healthcare in a number of financial and operational assignments culminating with his being promoted to Vice President of the company's healthcare IT solutions division, which ultimately merged with IBM Hospital Systems. Barr is a graduate of the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management-Northwestern University in Evanston, IL where he earned his master's degree in Accounting and Economics. He earned his undergraduate degree in Bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Barr is also a former member of the Board of Directors for AdvaMed.


Testimonials - www.advamedegcc.org

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John Barr, President and CEO, AGA Medical Corporation


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