Peggy Bridgford joined Avellino in November 2020. She brings over 25 years of experience
as an HR leader in technology and life sciences industries with past roles at NEC,Zimmer
Biomet and Thermo Fisher Scientific and RSi. In her most recent position at RSi, Peggy
led Global HR for a big data SaaS start-up that was sold in 2020. During her tenure, she
supported the growth of the Technology team, including the expansion of the Data
Science/AI team and establishing a new technology center in India and staffing with
software developers. Prior to RSi, Peggy led HR in the Laboratory Division at Thermo
Fisher Scientific and supported 5,000+ employees in over 20 global locations.
Business Unit duties included sharing the P&L with the GM and managing changsinitiatives
to launch new products. At Zimmer (now Zimmer Biomet), an FDA-regulated orthopedics
manufacturer, Peggy supported the CFO, CSO, CIO, as well as the SVP of Global
Manufacturing and Supply Chain and their global teams. Key accomplishments include
leading functional IT transformation and supporting a biotech product launch. At NEC,
Peggy was the division head of HR for North America.