John Barnickel - Advisory Board

John Barnickel electively contributes his time and commercial expertise as a strategic advisor for venture and private equity backed early stage medical device companies.  He also offers valuable industry insights and makes strategic introductions to the executive leadership team at Tribeca Companies. 

John celebrates over 25 years of tremendously successful sales and executive leadership experience with the following companies: FedEX, C.R. Bard, Inc. (acquired by Becton Dickinson & Company in 2017), Guidant Corporation (acquired by Boston Scientific Corporation in 2006), and Medtronic PLC.

His professional passion is focused on the medical device arena where he has played a meaningful role bringing innovative, life enhancing, and lifesaving technologies to a broad range of physicians and their patients. 

For the past 12 years, John has served as Vice President, Pacific Region for several business units within Medtronic’s Cardiac and Vascular Group; with geographic responsibility spanning the West Coast and revenue accountability in excess of $400M.