Giuseppe Accogli is senior vice president and president, Americas and Global Business Units.
In 2020, his role expanded to include leadership of our Global Businesses, a position he previously held from 2017-2019, when he became president of our Americas region. He also served as corporate vice president and president, Renal from 2016 to 2017 and as head of the U.S. region for Baxter's Renal business from 2015 to 2016. He joined Baxter in 2007 as Renal business unit director in Italy, and assumed positions of increasing responsibility with the Renal business in Europe, including head of the EMEA region for Renal from 2013 to 2015. Previously he worked as a business unit manager and sales and marketing manager for Medtronic plc in Italy, and in several sales, product and marketing roles for Tyco Healthcare and then Covidien in Italy and EMEA.
Accogli serves as executive sponsor of Baxter Women Leaders, a business resource group for employees dedicated to creating professional growth opportunities for women at all levels and stages in their careers through education, community and networking events, as well as advocating on behalf of women and women's business issues.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Bari in Bari, Italy and master’s degrees from SAA Turin and the University of San Diego.