Senior Vice President, Strategy and General Counsel
With more than 30 years of strong legal and strategic experience at leading medtech companies and top-tier law firms, Forneris previously served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel for American Medical Systems Holdings where she led the legal, compliance and health care affairs teams. Prior to joining American Medical Systems Holdings, Forneris was Vice President of Strategic Investments for Medtronic Inc., leading the technology and IP investment and acquisition strategies in support of its Cardiac Rhythm Management business unit. For eight years she served as Vice President and Senior Counsel for Medtronic. She has also served as Vice President and General Counsel for a large construction company and was a private practice attorney.
Forneris received her Juris Doctor from the University of Minnesota, and a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in political science and history from Macalester College.