Medtronic exec: Google looms large as next great rival

May 7, 2014 by Brian Johnson

Medtronic executive Dr. Stephen Oesterle thinks Google will be a force to be reckoned with in the medical technology space in coming years.

Medtronic exec: Google looms large as next great rival

As Medtronic's  (NYSE:MDT) resident technology scout and visionary, Dr. Stephen Oesterle's job is to challenge the status quo at the world's largest pure-play medical device company.

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