With more than 35 years of experience in healthcare, Linda Beneze is well-versed in strategic planning and execution, building high performance teams, product innovation, and market leadership. Prior to her tenure as CEO of Monarch, Linda was the President & General Manager of the Specialty Business Unit at Teleflex, Inc.
Before joining Teleflex, Inc., she was involved with three start-up companies in the Clinical Trial Software space, which sold Software as a Service into Pharma, Medical Device, and Biotech. All three companies had successful exits and one resulted in an IPO.
Her most recent role in that space was serving as CEO for KIKA Clinical Solutions in Boston, Massachusetts. In that position, Linda was responsible for the turnaround of the company, restructuring, rebranding, raising capital, and growing sales at a rate to which enabled an exit for the investors.
Linda’s early career included 15 years in positions of increasing responsibility in Sales & Marketing management at C.R. Bard. Ms. She holds a bachelor of science in business management from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.