Executive Vice President and Group President, Cardiology
Joseph M. Fitzgerald is our executive vice president and group president, Cardiology, a position he has held since May 2022. In this role, he is responsible for developing and bringing to market rhythm management technologies and innovative solutions that diagnose and treat coronary artery disease and structural heart disorders. He previously served as executive vice president and president, Cardiology, from January 2022 to April 2022, executive vice president and president, Interventional Cardiology, from July 2020 to January 2022, executive vice president and president, Rhythm Management, from February 2014 until July 2020, and senior vice president and president, Cardiac Rhythm Management from July 2011 until February 2014. Prior to that, he was senior vice president and president, Endovascular from February 2010 until July 2011 and president and general manager of Peripheral Interventions and president of Electrophysiology. Joseph held a variety of management positions in our Neurovascular and Peripheral Interventions businesses. These included numerous regional and divisional sales management assignments up to and including his roles as vice president, global marketing for the Neurovascular business and vice president of U.S. sales for the Neurovascular business. Joseph is a member of our Global Council for Inclusion and is executive sponsor of our Women’s Network employee resource group. Prior to joining Boston Scientific in 1990 as a sales representative, Joseph was with Anheuser Busch, Inc., where he held a variety of sales, marketing and training assignments. Joseph holds a B.S. in Business from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from Southern Illinois University with a concentration in Marketing and Finance.