Mr. Edwin Burnard is the Manager of Innovation R&D for B.Braun Medical, Inc, a global company with it's North American headquarters and key manufacturing operations centered in the Lehigh Valley. B.Braun and its subsidiaries manufactures a wide variety of disposable and durable devices for the healthcare market with a primary focus on intravenous infusion technologies.
Mr. Burnard brings sixteen years of progressive engineering and business experience to his current role in R&D. In this role he is responsible for harvesting creative ideas and unmet customer needs and transforming them into tangible business opportunities. Mr. Burnard has a wealth of product development and operations experiences in the regulated environment of medical devices.
Mr. Burnard earned an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics as well as an MBA from Lehigh University. He currently also serves on the Industrial Advisory Board for the Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics department.
A lifelong resident of the Lehigh Valley, he currently resides in Fogelsville, PA with his wife and two children.