Michael Collins 

Michael’s is a development and commercialization expert with over 20 years of experience in the medical device field. As an executive at Zimmer and later Zimmer Biomet he led the organization in developing numerous innovative industry leading technologies.  His systems thinking approach to new products, processes and business models have created enduring value for every organization he served.  During his career he has worked for start-ups, high growth and large cap organizations thus bringing both a breadth of technical expertise and business acumen to the BVG team.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University, a Masters Biomedical Engineering from The University of Akron and a Masters in Business Administration from Ball State University.  He holds over ten issued patents in the field of Orthopaedics and Dental Implantology.  He volunteers as an Assistant Scout Master, is a board member of the University of Michigan Dental School Dean’s Advisory Committee and mentors students looking to start companies with the University of California San Diego von Liebig Center NSF I-CORPS Program.


Our Team

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Patrick Hehir

Pat founded BVG in 2009 as a value creation consulting company dedicated to optimizing business performance and building enduring enterprises.  He has 25 years of international business operations experience. 

Partner at Business Value Group Intl

Brian Weller, RAC

Brian is a quality management expert that has led improvement initiatives for a wide range of life science businesses for over 25 years.

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Michael Collins

Michael’s partnership with BVG leverages his distinguished career in medical device development and commercialization.  As an executive at Zimmer Biomet he led the organization in developing numerous innovative industry leading technologies. During his career he has worked for start-ups, high growth and large cap organizations.

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Mitch Saunders

Mitch Saunders is an alliance partner of the Business Value Group and the creator of “The Sensing and Shaping Process” (SM), a core method for understanding and creating change for leaders, organizations, and individuals.

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Scott Colquitt

Scott is a successful executive level IT professional with expertise in international business, IT application, new business development, strategic business planning, and ongoing information technology management within large complex international organizations.

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Tony Petrella

Tony is a strategic advisor to BVG and a thinking and writing partner with Patrick. In 1968, he co-founded the internationally acclaimed organizational development consulting firm Block, Petrella and Weisbord and was it’s managing partner until 1995.