President & CEO, CVRx, Inc.
Mr. Yared was hired by CVRx, Inc. as President & CEO in 2006. CVRx is a privately-held company which has developed proprietary active implantable technology for the treatment of hypertension and heart failure.
He had previously served as Vice President and General Manager of Medtronic Navigation, the leading supplier of integrated image-guided surgery products, from 2002 - 2006.
He also held positions with GE Medical for ten years, where he was Vice President of Global Marketing for OEC Medical Systems and Vice President and General Manager of GE's European X-ray business based in Paris.
Mr. Yared has an engineering degree from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications, and an MBA from Insead in Paris, France.
Mr. Yared is a member of the Board of Directors for AdvaMed, MDIC, Hansen Medical and CVRx.