Life Science Partner announces the placement of Scot Webster as vice president, quality with Medtronic in Minneapolis. Webster will collaborate with quality teams within each Medtronic business unit to create and implement company-wide standards for product development, manufacturing, and clinical programs.
Webster was most recently general manager, Global Compliance and Regulatory Affairs for GE Medical. An expert in lean manufacturing, Webster has been pivotal in GE Medical’s Six Sigma initiatives. As one of the company’s Six Sigma leaders, he introduced the program to Asian operations. Webster first joined GE in its television manufacturing division, where, at 25 years old, he became the company’s youngest shop operations manager.
Webster is a 1982 graduate of Bucknell University with a BS in Chemical Engineering.