Senior Legal Director, Global New Business Models & Value-Based Healthcare, Medtronic Inc.
JAIMALA K. PAI is Senior Legal Director at Medtronic, where she has responsibility over the Global New Business Models (“NBM”) & Value-based Healthcare (“VBHC”) Legal Center of Expertise. This newly created COE establishes global line of sight to advise Medtronic when it acts in a capacity other than a device manufacturer (NBM) or enters into arrangements that share direct accountability for health care costs and patient outcomes (VBHC). Operating as part of Medtronic’s corporate legal team, Jaimala also provides legal advice across Medtronic’s various business units on complex health law matters, legal and regulatory questions, and contributes to high-level policy decision-making. Prior to joining Medtronic, Jaimala was Senior Counsel for Coloplast Corp. and spent several years as Senior and Associate General Counsel at UnitedHealthcare in the Medicare & Retirement division. She also served as corporate counsel at Northwest Airlines, Inc. and in private practice at Faegre & Benson, LLP. After graduating from the University of Denver and the University of Minnesota Law School, she served as a judicial clerk on the Minnesota Court of Appeals.