Stacy is a Venture Partner of LSV and assists the LSV medical device team with deal sourcing, due diligence, and portfolio company management. She joined the LSV team in March 2016.
Since 2013, Stacy has also focused her work on engaging as a Professional Director, serving as an Independent Director and Committee Member for both public and venture-backed private companies across the healthcare ecosystem. Stacy currently serves as a non-executive Independent Director and member of the Compensation and Management Committee for Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), Sonova Holding AG (VTX: SOON), and LivaNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVN). Stacy also serves as Chairwoman of the Board for both CALA Health and Contego, an Independent Director for PreCARDIA, as well as a Director for the Fogarty Institute, a non-profit educational innovator. Past Director appointments include Claret Inc, (exited to Boston Scientific), Spirox, (exited to Entellus/Abbott) FIRE 1, (Covidien/Medtronic Investment), CVI (exited to Covidien/Medtronic) and Solace Therapeutics.
An accomplished executive leader, Stacy has over 25 years in sales, marketing and operational leadership roles building innovative technology portfolios, demonstrated clinical outcomes, exceptional management teams and world-class company cultures. She has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Women in Business and is a frequent speaker on healthcare, innovation leadership and corporate culture.
Prior to Independent Director work, Stacy served as the President of Covidien’s $1.7B Vascular Therapies business. Stacy joined Covidien following its $2.6B acquisition of ev3 Inc., a medical technology start-up that Stacy co-created in 2000 with ev3’s founding team. Over the course of her career, Stacy has been involved in the launch of over 20 medtech technologies, more than 10 substantive M&A transactions, and under her operating leadership, a reputation of achieving world class customer and employee engagement.
Stacy’s earlier work in medtech included sales and marketing management roles with SCIMED/Boston Scientific and sales and product management roles with American Hospital Supply/Baxter.