Alan Milinazzo


Office Location: Boston

Phone: +1 617 7376300

Alan Milinazzo is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles' Boston office and is a member of the global Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice. He brings more than two decades of executive management experience in the healthcare and life sciences sector.  Alan’s work covers companies in the global healthcare and life sciences sector with a focus on CEO & board-level engagements.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, he was the chief executive officer of InspireMD, a leader in embolic prevention systems (EPS), neurovascular devices and thrombus management technologies.

Previously, Alan served as president and chief executive officer of Orthofix International N.V., a global orthopedic and spine company, as well as the general manager of Medtronic, Inc.'s coronary and peripheral vascular businesses where he was instrumental in the development and commercialization of a number of key products, including the company’s first drug coated stent platform, Endeavor.

Milinazzo also spent 12 years as an executive with Boston Scientific Corporation in numerous roles, including vice president of marketing for SCIMED Europe. Milinazzo has more than 25 years of experience in management and marketing, including positions with Aspect Medical Systems and American Hospital Supply.

Alan currently serves as a director of Flexion Therapeutics, LDR Spine, CasMed and the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation.


Alan earned a bachelor degree, cum laude, from Boston College and interned at the White House, the US House of Representatives and the John F. Kennedy Library.

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