He will oversee the company's Global Operations function
West Pharmaceutical Services, a specialist in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, said David Montecalvo has joined the firm as Senior Vice President, Global Operations and Supply Chain.
Montecalvo will serve on the senior leadership team and will oversee the company’s Global Operations function.
He joins West from Medtronic, where he held a number of senior leadership roles, including Vice President, Contract Manufacturing Operations, for the company’s Restorative Therapies Group.
He was also Vice President, Business Operations Integration, where he was responsible for directing and leading the global operations integration of Covidien into Medtronic.
With 30 years of experience in the medical device and life science industry, Montecalvo has also held senior operations and product development roles at Urologix and Lectec.