Will Sutton joined Minnetronix in 2015 as Vice President of Engineering and Technology bringing more than 25 years of industry experience including research, development, innovation, manufacturing and commercialization. He is named inventor on four patents and has helped bring more than 100 products from concept to commercialization.
Will most recently served as Chief Operating Officer for California-based Hansen Medical, a medical robotics company. His experience also includes multiple executive positions in St. Jude Medical’s Atrial Fibrillation Division. At St. Jude, Will served as Vice President of program management and Site Manager for the Minnetonka operations before being named Vice President of Research and Development. He began at St. Jude as Director of Research and Development for cardiac surgery. Additionally, Will held executive, director and management positions at Vascular Solutions, Urologix, CR Bard and Abbott Labs.
Will earned both his Bachelor and Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. At Stanford, his senior design project received the prestigious Gold Award from the National College of Engineering and Technology.