Shane Gleason joined Nuvaira in May 2017, bringing with him 18 years of healthcare sales and operations experience. Most recently, Mr. Gleason served as vice president of sales for North America at Cordis, a Cardinal Health company, where he led the North American sales integration efforts of two sales forces and led the combined 200-plus-member team. Before joining Cordis, Mr. Gleason was vice president of U.S. Sales at TriVascular, where he built and led the U.S. sales organization to support the launch and commercialization of its abdominal stent graft system. Prior to joining TriVascular, Mr. Gleason held a variety of leadership roles at Abbott, including leading global and strategic marketing for Abbott’s endovascular franchise and professional education. Prior to Abbott, he held sales positions with Smiths Medical-Level 1 and Medline Industries.
Mr. Gleason holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Science and Mechanics with a concentration in Biomechanical Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.