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Nnamdi Njoku is vice president and general manager of the Transformative Solutions business at Medtronic, a global leader in medical technology, services, and solutions. In this role, he is responsible for the strategic direction and operational management of the business unit. Prior to leading the Transformative Solutions business, Nnamdi was the vice president of Surgical Synergy, a key Medtronic initiative focused on transforming spine surgical outcomes using seamlessly integrated enabling technologies and procedural solutions. For over a decade, Nnamdi has led commercial and technical teams at Medtronic working on industry leading therapies and solutions for cardiology, urology, gynecology, gastroenterology, orthopedic, spine, and neurological diseases. Prior to Medtronic, he worked for UnitedHealth Group and Deloitte Consulting. Nnamdi currently serves as board vice chair of People’s Center Health Services, a nationally recognized non-profit community health center serving diverse communities in south Minneapolis and surrounding areas. He also serves on the Frost & Sullivan medical technology advisory board. Nnamdi earned his bachelor's degree in accounting, graduating summa cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas and an MBA from Cornell University, where he graduated as a Fried Fellow. Nnamdi is a Fellow of the fourth class of the Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.