Rajiv Shah is Vice President, Continuous Glucose Monitoring R&D and Operations at Medtronic Diabetes. Mr. Shah is a renowned sensor expert in diabetes technology and holds 36 U.S. patents. He has worked at MiniMed and Medtronic for 28 years in various positions of scientifi c and engineering leadership. In 2005, Rajiv received the Bakken Award from Medtronic Inc. for his scientific and research contributions in the fi eld of diabetes. Before joining Medtronic, Mr. Shah was a Director, Sensor Chemical Engineering for Medical Research Group (MRG) focusing on the world’s fi rst long-term implantable glucose sensor. Mr. Shah received his master’s degree in chemical engineering from UCLA.