Medtronic plc is a medical device firm based in the United States that is owned by an American-Irish partnership. Medtronic's operations and executive headquarters are located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In the largest U.S. business tax inversion in history, Medtronic purchased Irish–tax registered Covidien (a U.S. tax inversion to Ireland from 2007) in 2015, allowing Medtronic to relocate its legal registration from the United States to Ireland. Medtronic employs more than 104,950 employees in 140 countries.
Medtronic is a multinational medical device and therapy company that makes insulin pumps, pacemakers, and diabetic treatments. It has launched cutting-edge items into the business and is perhaps most known for its breakthrough cardiac devices, such as battery-powered and small pacemakers.