Chuck Brynelsen

Senior Vice President, Abbott Vascular

In his role as Senior Vice President, Abbott Vascular, Chuck Brynelsen leads an organization dedicated to reducing the impact of cardiovascular disease on people around the globe.

Prior to joining Abbott in July 2017, Chuck served as a Venture Partner with SpringRock Ventures, Managing Director for CB Business Advisors, and, notably, Senior Vice President and President, Medtronic Early Technologies.

"I've dedicated my life to supporting physicians with innovative technologies that make their work possible," says Chuck. "I'm proud to be a part of a company whose continued innovation in this area makes such a positive difference in the lives of people all around the world."

Outside of Abbott, Chuck serves on the boards of Envoy Medical and Alebra Technologies. He is also active with Habitat for Humanity.

Chuck earned his bachelor of arts degree in religious studies/philosophy from Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois; and his Master's degree in business administration from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.


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