Michael Minogue, BC Class of 1985, served as an infantry officer in the US Army, receiving multiple distinctions including: Airborne, RANGER, Desert Storm Veteran and Bronze Star. He received his BS degree in Engineering Management from the United States Military Academy at West Point and his MBA from the University of Chicago. Michael is currently Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Abiomed Inc. Since joining the company in 2004, he has transitioned the corporate strategy and mission towards creating breakthrough heart support technologies for minimally invasive procedures, heart muscle recovery and cost-effective patient care. Prior to his time at Abiomed, Michael spent 11 years at General Electric Healthcare as Vice President for the Information Technology Division, developing expertise in sales, marketing, product development and service operations in diagnostic imaging, centered around anatomy, cancer and cardiovascular disease. Michael is married with five children and enjoys reading, mentoring, running, coaching and playing sports.