About Edwards Lifesciences
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards has more than 6,300 employees worldwide, selling medical technologies in nearly 100 countries with 2008 sales of $1.24
billion. More than ninety percent of the company's sales come from brands with leading global market positions, including Carpentier-Edwards, Cosgrove-Edwards, Fogarty,
PERIMOUNT and Swan-Ganz.
Edwards Lifesciences leverages its research, design, development and marketing expertise to produce products that address
specific cardiovascular opportunities including heart valve disease, vascular disease and critical care technologies.