Cristiano Franzi

Cristiano Franzi

Senior Vice President & President Baxter EMEA

Cristiano Franzi is Senior Vice President & President Baxter EMEA.

Cristiano holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from The American University, an MBA from George Washington University, and completed an executive education program at Harvard Business School.

His experience spans over 20 years in the international healthcare market with proven track record in both large multinational and new venture environments.

Prior to his current role, Cristiano served as President, Minimally Invasive Therapies Group, EMEA, for Medtronic following its acquisition of Covidien, where he had served as President, Europe, for Covidien. While at Covidien, Cristiano also held several leadership roles across a broad range of therapeutic areas, functions and European geographies. Prior to Covidien, Cristiano served in commercial positions at ev3, Boston Scientific/SciMed and Becton Dickinson.

1 blog from the author

Chronic conditions

Posted on 06.06.2018

For kidney disease patients, treatment education and choice are key to better outcomes

This blog is part of the Early Diagnosis campaign #BeFirstEarly diagnosis and care can prevent illness from developing and slow disease progression. Lab tests, genetic tests, tests for chronic diseases and modern lab diagnostics can help facilitate earlier intervention and improves outcomes for patients and are increasingly valuable in informing treatment choice. Read the other blogs here: A […]

By Cristiano Franzi Senior Vice President & President Baxter EMEA