President & CEO, GE Healthcare Japan
Soichiro Tada became President & CEO, GE Healthcare Japan in February 2017. He has more than 16 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, including clinical diagnostics and medical devices across a variety of care areas.
Prior to his current role, he was Vice President and General Manager of Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Intervention at Boston Scientific Japan, which he joined in 2014. During his career at Boston Scientific, Soichiro was also responsible for Structural Heart Business Development as well as Corporate Communication & Branding.
Before Boston Scientific, he held a variety of leadership positions with GE Healthcare Japan which he joined in 2008. In his roles as Japan Ultrasound General Manager and subsequently APAC Ultrasound General Manager, Soichiro was instrumental in driving the ultrasound businesses to become the market leader.
He has a proven track record in growing businesses and leading organization changes, effectively partnering with various stakeholders in the industry including government, academia, KOL and partners/dealers.
Prior to the healthcare industry, Soichiro has experience in the IT industry where he held sales, marketing and business development positions.
Tada holds BA in Business Administration from Hosei University, Tokyo, and MBA from University of Chicago Booth School.