Management & Directors

Woojin Lee, PhD, President and CTO, Co-Founder, Director

Dr. Lee received his Ph.D. in robotics and mechanical engineering from MIT. A co-founder of endoVia Medical, Inc., he led the development of advanced surgical robotic systems for laparoscopic and endoluminal surgery. Dr. Lee is the primary inventor in 48 issued U.S. patents. Dr. Lee has close working relationships with an extensive network of surgeons and an intimate understanding of the minimally invasive surgery market. In addition to his Ph.D., he received his B.S. and his M.S. degrees in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Jeff Barnes, Director

Managing Director of Bioventures Investors with over 25 years of operating and investment experience in the life science and health care sectors. 10 years experience as Managing Director at Oxford Bioscience Partners where he was responsible for building and leading the firm's investment strategy in Medical Devices

Glen Kashuba, Director

CEO of Cerapedics, a privatly held biomaterials company in the orthopedics market. Previously WW president of Biomet Spine, a $325M WW business. Over 10 years experience at J&J where he held positions as WW President of Coedis Endovascular, Codman Neuroscience, and Depuy Acromed.