Vice President, Marketing
Michael Roux was named Vice President, Marketing of BIOLASE in April of 2016. He has significant leadership experience in marketing and product management across a wide range of medical device businesses.
Michael was the Vice President of Product Management with Patient Safety Technologies, which was acquired by Stryker in 2014. In this role, Michael oversaw the marketing, development and product management of Stryker’s SurgiCount product offerings for retained surgical sponge prevention, as well as expansion into additional patient safety product and software solutions.
Previously, Michael was with Hill-Rom for 4 years where he was the Global Product Director for the Respiratory Care franchise. During his tenure at Hill-Rom, he led teams focused on developing and commercializing medical device and service solutions for the Chronic and Acute Care Respiratory markets. He was also responsible for the overall global leadership of strategic and downstream marketing efforts, clinical education, sales training, and clinical research.
Prior to Hill-Rom, Michael was with 3M Company for 19 years, holding positions of increasing responsibility within product engineering, six-sigma, global product marketing leadership and business development. His breadth of health care experience includes managing a variety of global product portfolios in wound care, infection prevention, and patient assessment solutions.
Michael holds a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering Degree from the University of Minnesota, and a Masters of Business Administration, Marketing from the University of St. Thomas.