Medtronic CEO Lands in Israel, Set to Meet with Netanyahu
In October, the company announced the acquisition of Israel-based surgical robotics company Mazor Robotics Ltd. for $1.34 billion
Medtronic PLC CEO Omar Ishrak has landed in Israel Sunday, accompanies by senior company executives. Medtronic’s team is set to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Minister of Economy Eli Cohen on Wednesday, and take part in the ICI Meeting 2018, an annual conference on innovation in cardiovascular systems that will be held in Tel Aviv on December 2-4.
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