David Edelstein

David G. Edelstein advises PurpleSun in areas of supply chain management.

He recently retired from his role as vice president of supply chain management project management at Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, where he was responsible for leading the development of advanced information and e-business systems to support the company’s worldwide organization.

Previously, he was senior vice president of regulatory affairs, quality systems, health, safety and environment, and CIO for Dade Behring. Prior to joining Dade Behring, Edelstein was vice president of information management and productivity, responsible for financial and supply chain systems at Bristol-Myers Squibb. He also held various positions in information technology for IBM.

For Syracuse University, Edelstein serves on the Board of Trustees Executive Committee, Academic Affairs, Audit and Student Affairs Committees. He also serves on the Chicago Regional Council. He has served as a member of the Dean’s Council and Campaign Leadership Council for the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science. He has also served as an affiliate Professor at L.C. Smith College and guest lectures on the topics of complex integration projects and health care and information technology.