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St. Jude Makes Change At The Top

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Daniel Starks is retiring as CEO of St. Jude Medical while Chief Operating Officer Michael Rousseau prepares to take the top spot on Jan. 1.

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