Jewish 100, 2014: Judith Richter – Business
Entrepreneur and co-founder of Medinol
Judith Richter, one of the most distinguished entrepreneurs in Israel, co-founded Medinol, thereby transforming interventional cardiology. Under her leadership, Medinol has become a major player in the international stenting industry. She also is the founder and an active board member of several other private medical device companies, all focusing on the development of novel devices and breakthrough innovations in the medical field. Richter embodies Israel’s characterization as a “start-up nation,” seeking to make the world a better place.