Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Medtronic, Inc. 


An engineer-turned-attorney, Ivan Fong joined Medtronic in 2022. He was previously Chief Legal Officer—and an LCLD Member—at 3M, where he drove the legal department’s diversity efforts, including launching a relationship partner successor summit. Ivan’s previous roles include General Counsel for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Chief Legal Officer of Cardinal Health, and law clerk to Justice Sandra Day O'Connor of the U.S. Supreme Court. He also serves on the boards of Equal Justice Works and Minnesota Public Radio.

Medtronic strives to create a diverse workplace that supports its diverse employees and customers. The company offers employee resource groups and professional association networks. 

Medtronic was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2022. 

Joined LCLD 2010 

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2013)
Fellows nominated:
2022: Richard Watkins, Lola Velazquez-Aguilu; 2021: Jennifer Meline, John Kim; 2016: Theodore P. Lopez; 2015: Tienne Anderson, Orlando Flores; 2014: Jeffie A. KopczynskiAjit Singh Narang; 2013: Derek Devgun, Evans M. Mburu

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2022: Lotaya Wright, Ashley Zborowsky; 2021: Sushana Vijayakumar, Evander Williams

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2014, 2013, 2012  

Annual Meeting (2016)

Member: Ivan Fong

Diversity Professional: Ajit Narang, Sushana Vijayakumar, Matthew Stennes

Communications: Staci GraberMichelle Miller