Dr. Oesterle is a Venture Partner at New Enterprise Associates. He was previously Senior Vice President for Medicine and Technology at Medtronic, where he was responsible for scientific research, formation of technological strategies and development of strong cooperative relationships with the world’s medical communities. During his 14 years on the executive committee of Medtronic, he was also a member of the operating, strategy and investment committees. Dr. Oesterle has served on more than 20 boards of emerging companies in technology and healthcare. Prior to joining Medtronic in 2002, Dr. Oesterle served as Associate Professor of Medicine at the Harvard University Medical School and Director of Invasive Cardiology Services at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Oesterle graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University and received his M.D. from the Yale School of Medicine.