Patrick West is an accomplished executive, entrepreneur, advisor and director with extensive executive management and M&A experience in the healthcare technology and oil and gas / manufacturing sectors.
During a distinguished career with global orthopedic device manufacturer Stryker Corporation, Patrick worked at three divisions, culminating in his appointment as Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing for Stryker Biotech. During his career at Stryker he participated in numerous M&A and JV negotiations.
In 2002, Patrick left Stryker to found a group of companies in the oil and gas industry, which he led as CEO through exit in 2009 to Cameron International at best-in-industry multiples. Subsequent to this exit, he held a number of non-executive board positions in Europe highlighted by his work guiding the sale of Orthomimetics Ltd., an orthopedic medical technology company, to Tigenix NV at one of the most successful small-cap valuations worldwide in the period.
Patrick brings the valuable perspective of having sat on both sides of the negotiating table, allowing him unique insight and an informed ability to navigate the deal process. In addition to his focus on helping companies maximize enterprise and ultimately exit value as a partner at Mirus, Patrick continues to hold a range of non-executive board positions and provides angel investment and strategic direction to a portfolio of companies.
In addition to his bachelor’s degree from DePauw University, Patrick participated in the executive management training program at Harvard Business School and holds Series 63 and 79 certifications from FINRA. He and his family lived over-seas for many years in both France and the Netherlands. They currently reside in Concord where he is a husband, father to two boys and an active coach, marathoner, skier and triathlete.