Dave Pierce, Executive VP and President, MedSurg and President, Endoscopy at Boston Scientific discusses the recent FDA clearance of its EXALT™ Model B Single-Use Bronchoscope, the latest device in the company’s single-use portfolio. Designed for use in bedside procedures within the intensive care unit (ICU) and operating room (OR), EXALT Model B provides an important option for the more than 1.2 million bedside procedures involving a bronchoscope performed in ICU and OR settings each year.
David A. Pierce is our executive vice president and president, MedSurg a position he has held since April 2018, and president, Endoscopy, a role he has held since February 2020. In this role, he has direct responsibility for the Endoscopy business, corporate marketing and market access, and corporate sales operations, as well as oversight responsibility for the Urology and Pelvic Health business. Prior to his current role, Mr. Pierce served as the Senior Vice President and President, Urology and Pelvic Health since July 2016. In that role, he developed and executed strategies to bring to market industry-leading solutions for treating patients with urological, urogynecological and gynecological diseases. Previously, Mr. Pierce served as senior vice president and president, Endoscopy since 2011, and vice president, marketing for Endoscopy as well as group marketing director in the Endoscopy business. He joined Boston Scientific in 1991 as a territory manager before assuming management-level positions of increasing responsibility. Mr. Pierce is a member of our Global Council for Inclusion and is the executive sponsor of our VETS employee resource group, which is focused on cultivating gratitude and service to others, particularly active duty veterans and their families. Prior to joining Boston Scientific, Mr. Pierce also served as senior sales representative for Airborne Express and as a Captain in the United States Army. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Norwich University and an M.B.A. from Boston University.