William Hawkins General Information
Mr. William A. Hawkins serves as Board of Directors at Avanos Medical and TissueTech. He served as Board Member at DocDoc. Mr. Hawkins serves as Chairman at 4Tech. Mr. Hawkins serves as a Senior Advisor to EW Healthcare Partners. He served as Board Member at Brookhaven Medical. He also served as the Lead Director at Immucor, Inc., a leading provider of transfusion and transplantation diagnostic products worldwide. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Immucor from October 2011 to July 2015. From 2008 to 2011, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Medtronic, Inc., a global leader in medical technology. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Medtronic, Inc. from 2007 to 2008, President and Chief Operating Officer of Medtronic, Inc. from 2004 to 2007, and Senior Vice President and President, Vascular of Medtronic, Inc. from 2001 to 2004. From 1998 to 2001 Mr. Hawkins served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Novoste Corporation, a medical equipment company. Prior thereto, Mr. Hawkins served in a variety of senior roles at American Home Products, a consumer products company, Johnson & Johnson, a healthcare company, Guidant Corporation, a medical products company, and Eli Lilly and Company, a global pharmaceutical company. Mr. Hawkins also serves as Chairman of Bioventus, LLC, and Chairman of 4 Tech and as a director of Trice Medical, Inc.; AsBio; Virtue labs; Cerius, Keratin Biosciences and Baebies, Inc., all of which are medical products companies. Mr. Hawkins is Vice-Chair of the Duke University Board of Trustees and is Chair of the Duke University Health System.