Jared Watkin

Senior Vice President, Diabetes Care, Abbott

Jared Watkin is Senior Vice President, Diabetes Care, at Abbott, responsible for leading Abbott’s diabetes business. Prior to assuming this role in June 2015, Jared served as Divisional Vice President, Technical Operations, Diabetes Care, at Abbott. Mr. Watkin joined Abbott in 1996, when Abbott acquired Medisense, Inc. Since then, he’s held a number of key positions in Abbott Diabetes Care, including Senior R&D Director and Divisional Vice President, Research and Development. Mr. Watkin earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom.