Dr. Mehran KhorsandiCo-Founder, Chairman & Chief Medical Officer
Co-Founder, Chairman & Chief Medical Officer. Interventional Cardiologist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. Member of the team that developed the HARTS stent at Cedars-Sinai. Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Member and Fellow (FACC) of American College of Cardiology.
Henry BourangCo-Founder, President & Chief Technical Officer
He has 29 years senior management and technical experience in medical device industry. Expertise in research & development, manufacturing and commercialization of percutaneous valves, stents, catheters, and other angioplasty, neurological and peripheral vascular devices at Biosensors, Edwards Life Sciences, Boston Scientific and Guidant. More than 100 U.S. and international issued and pending patents.
Ken RichardsChief Financial Officer
Co-founder and partner of York Bridge Capital, a private equity firm. Former Managing Director at CIBC World Markets – responsible for a $5 billion debt portfolio. Member, Finance Committee of the Biotechnology Industry Organization. Co-founder of the Westlake/Santa Barbara Chapter of Tech Coast Angels, an angel investor network.
Bruce ProthroVice President, Regulatory
He has over 28 years of executive leadership positions including Global Vice President and Chief Regulatory Officer for rapidly growing entrepreneurial-based and large multi-national corporations. He has led regulatory affairs, quality assurance, quality systems management, clinical research, and medical affairs functions; and has experience in operations and manufacturing management, general management for surgical products, and has built and validated facilities in the U.S. and Latin America.