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C. R. Bard, Inc. Leadership

Timothy P. Collins

Timothy P. Collins

Group President

Timothy P. Collins began his career with Raytheon Company as a Manufacturing Engineer in 1984. Two years later, he joined Bard for the first time as a Facilities Planner with the USCI Division. Over his 12-year career with Bard, he held positions of increasing responsibility including Project Industrial Engineer, Systems Analyst, Advanced Engineering Manager, Plant Manager for both Billerica, MA and Glens Falls, NY facilities, and Director of Operations for Diagnostic Cardiology.

Concurrent with the sale of Bard's cardiology business, Tim joined Medtronic Vascular in 1998 as Vice President/Business Unit Manager in Medtronic/AVE and was later appointed Vice President, Global Operations, Vascular.

In 2003, Tim returned to Bard and was President of the Bard Electrophysiology Division from 2003-2008. In March 2008, he was promoted to Group Vice President with responsibility for Worldwide Operations and assumed additional executive responsibility for Bard Electrophysiology Division in September 2008. In July 2013, Tim was promoted to Group President and added responsibility for Europe and South Africa. In July 2015, Tim added Bard Medical Division to his current responsibilities for Worldwide Operations, Canada, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and South Africa. 

Tim received a BS in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the University of Massachusetts, a B.S. in Computer Science from Franklin Pierce College, and an MBA from New Hampshire College.