Stuart A. Randle
Stuart Randle is a seasoned executive with over 20 years’ experience in the life sciences industry. He joined GI Dynamics in 2004, and the company has since raised more than $75 million in venture financing and successfully completed an $80 million Australian IPO and U.S. private placement, including strategic investments by Johnson & Johnson and Medtronic. During his tenure as Chief Executive Officer, GI Dynamics has made significant clinical progress with its EndoBarrier technology platform for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity. Prior to GI Dynamics, he was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Advanced Technology Ventures. Previously, Stuart served as president and Chief Executive Officer at ACT Medical, Inc., where he implemented a strategic repositioning of the company that resulted in the acquisition by MedSource Technologies in 2001. Prior to ACT, Stuart was Corporate Officer at Allegiance Healthcare Corporation, where he was integral to the successful spin-off of Allegiance from Baxter International. Stuart started his career at Baxter Healthcare where he spent 10 years in various senior management positions. Stuart earned an MBA from The Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a BS in mechanical engineering from Cornell University. He is a Trustee of the Cotting School, America’s first school for children with disabilities, and is a member of the Board of Directors of The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) and Teleflex, Inc.