Greg Fredde
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Gregg Fredde

Executive Vice President, Business Development, Merit Medical Systems, Inc.

Gregory A. Fredde is Executive Vice President of Business Development for Merit Medical Systems, Inc. headquartered in South Jordan, Utah. Since joining Merit Medical in 2003, Mr. Fredde has participated in nearly 100 transactions with a total transactional value of nearly $1 billion and contributing over $450 million in annual revenues. These transactions have included equity investments, distribution agreements, asset and stock purchases, and technology transfers.

Mr. Fredde has also led on-site integration teams for Merit’s acquisitions. These responsibilities have included consolidation of facilities, integration of retained employees, termination of previous business agreements, coordination of IT-based systems, and management of and compliance with ancillary agreement including CMAs, TSAs, and distribution agreements.

Mr. Fredde currently represents Merit on six corporate boards of directors in whose companies Merit is an investor.

Merit Medical is Utah’s largest home-grown medical device company with 6,000 worldwide employees in ten manufacturing facilities throughout the world including the United States., Mexico, Ireland, The Netherlands, France, Brazil, Australia, and Singapore. Since its founding in 1987, Merit’s annual revenues are projected to exceed $1 billion in 2019.

Prior to working with Merit, Mr. Fredde was President of the Utah Mining Association from 2001-2003. Mr. Fredde also served as Vice President of the Utah Taxpayers Association and has worked in a variety of local, state, and federal positions including the U.S. Department of State, State of Utah Community and Economic Development, and Ogden City’s Mayor’s Office.

Mr. Fredde graduated from the University of Utah with Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts degrees in Political Science.