Medtronic, Inc. announced the appointment of H. James Dallas as senior vice president and chief information officer.
As chief information officer, Dallas will report to Art Collins, Medtronic chairman and CEO, and have responsibility for leading the information technology organization and developing and implementing information technology strategies on a global basis. Dallas will also be a member of Medtronic‚Äôs executive committee and operating committee.
Prior to joining Medtronic, Dallas was vice president and chief information officer at Georgia Pacific. During his 22-year career at Georgia Pacific, Dallas held a series of progressively responsible IT positions at the business, group and corporate level. In addition, Dallas was also promoted into a number of operating roles including general manager of the transportation division and president of the lumber division.
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