Lourdes De Cárdenas

Lourdes De Cárdenas

Lourdes De Cárdenas

Vice President of Operations, Consumables and Reprocessing,

Stryker Global Manufacturing


Previous Stryker Experience:

  • VP of Operations LATAM
  • Director of Strategic Planning, International Operations
  • Global Core Competency Lead  for Injection Molding, Stryker
  • Director of Advanced Operations for Endoscopy & Instruments, Stryker Puerto Rico


Previous Work Experience:

  • Vice President of Quality & Regulatory Affairs, Patheon
  • Plant Manager, Eli Lilly
  • Regional Director Technical Services, Bristol-Myers Squibb 


  • Ph.D. in Physical Organic Chemistry, Purdue University
  • BS in Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras

Personal Information:

  • Hobbies: Tennis, Scuba Diving, World Travel, History, Teaching