Advisors & Collaborators

Fred Frank

Frederick Frank, Advisor
Vice Chairman of Burrill & Company and Chairman of Burrill Securities
Prior to Burrill & Company, Mr. Frank joined Peter J. Solomon Company in 2009 from Barclays Capital, where he was Vice Chairman. He began his investment banking career at Smith, Barney & Co. Inc. in 1958, where he attained the positions of Co-Head of Research, Vice President and a Director. Subsequently, he joined Lehman Brothers, Inc., in 1969, as a partner. At Lehman Brothers Inc., Mr. Frank provided investment banking services to numerous companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare services, medical device, and nutraceutical industries, and was involved in hundreds of financings, strategic alliances, and merger and acquisition transactions in the global healthcare industry.

Peter Galen, Advisor
CEO of Quantum Catch
Mr. Galen has more than 30 years' experience in senior R & D and general management positions with 20 years in the medical device industry. He holds 15 patents with 10 more pending. In addition, Peter has more than 10 years' experience guiding entrepreneurs, many of them visionaries. He is a proven relationship-builder and guides companies through strategy development, raising financing, developing commercialization plans and negotiating exits.

Broadview Ventures Inc.

Broadview Ventures
Broadview’s mission is to accelerate the development of promising technology in cardiovascular and neurovascular disease through targeted investments in and support of early stage ventures.

By making funding available at a critical moment in the development of new technology, the Leducq Family Trust joins other leaders in venture philanthropy in seeking creative ways to support translational research, in order to bring the advancements of science to the care of patients.

Kangaroo Designs

Kangaroo Designs & Innovation
Kangaroo is committed to consistently designing, developing, building and supplying innovative ideas, safe, reliable and meaningful medical products and providing design and manufacturing services at a high and consistent quality.

Experien Group

Experien Group
A Team of more than 30 professionals whose senior executives possess over 100 years of combined experience helping companies succeed in the medical device industry.

A growing number of medical device companies have benefited from Experien’s unmatched expertise in the regulatory, quality and clinical affairs areas. Experien’s team enjoys a track record exceeding 1,000 FDA and international regulatory submissions with a 99% approval rate. Experien delivers cost-effective solutions through integrated consulting and data management services.