SVP, Strategic Commercial Initiatives
Ed Northup serves as SVP, Strategic Commercial Initiatives since March 2018. Ed joined CooperVision as President of the Asia Pacific Region in 2013. He brings to the company both extensive international and general management experience in the medical device industry. Prior to joining CooperVision, Mr. Northup was Senior Vice President for Thoratec Corporation, and Chief Operating Officer for Mentor Corporation, a Johnson & Johnson Company. He also held several global positions at Boston Scientific including President of the International and Pain Management businesses during periods of very significant growth as well as both commercial and operational roles with Baxter Healthcare. Mr. Northup has a Bachelor of Pre Med Biology from Santa Clara University.