Rodrigo Medina

Legal Director & Compliance Officer - Latin America


Rodrigo Medina is the Legal Director and Compliance Officer for Medtronic in Latin America, an organization he has joined November 2007. In this role he has responsibilities for leading the Legal and Compliance departments in the region, providing support to the sales and marketing activities of all businesses in the region.
Rodrigo has more than 15 years of experience. He worked in several areas as: internal legal counsel and compliance officer, as well in law firms in Brazil. He participated in the implementation of the Business Conduct Standards and Anticorruption policies in the Medtronic operations in Brazil and Latin America in 2007.
As an in-house counsel, Rodrigo provides legal support in all related areas to the Latin America operations, such as contracts, commercial litigation, external and internal investigations. Prior joining Medtronic, Rodrigo have worked at Bayer S.A. in Brazil, and a couple of external law firms , with emphasis on Intellectual Property law (litigation and corporate), Civil and Commercial law, Civil and Criminal litigation, commercial contracts, as well supporting the company and customers with the development of Compliance programs (audits, SOX, etc.).