CathWorks: Optimizing PCI Therapy Decisions

CathWorks is a medical technology company focused on applying its advanced computational science platform to optimize PCI therapy decisions and elevate coronary angiography from visual assessment to an objective FFR-based decision-making tool for physicians.

FFR-guided PCI decision-making is proven to provide significant clinical benefits for patients with coronary artery disease and economic benefits for patients and payers. Our focus today is specifically on bringing the CathWorks FFRangio™ System to market to provide quick, precise, and objective intraprocedural FFR guidance that is practical for every case.

Leadership Team

The CathWorks leadership team is comprised of seasoned medical and technology industry executives who have held major positions at leading healthcare and IT companies.

Jim Corbett
Jim Corbett
CEO
30 years of leadership positions at top medical device companies, including Boston Scientific, ev3, Baxter, and Alphatec Spine.
Guy Lavi
Guy Lavi
President, Co-Founder
Held previous R&D and management positions at Philips, P-Cure, IDF, and Volume Elements.
Ifat Lavi, PhD
Ifat Lavi, PhD
CTO, Co-Founder
Served at Intel, Philips, and Rabin Medical Center.
Miriam Ivenshitz, PhD
Miriam Ivenshitz, PhD
VP, Clinical Affaires
Managed clinical research in CV device companies, from FIH to large scale pivotal trials.
Paul Kapsner
Paul Kapsner
VP, Sales
27 years of sales & marketing leadership positions at top device companies, including Boston Scientific, Covidien, and Medtronic.
Ramin Mousavi
Ramin Mousavi
VP, Global Marketing & Strategy
20 years of broad global marketing, strategy and product development experience in transformational & innovative medical device technologies.
Mike Feher
Mike Feher
VP, Finance & CFO
Over 13 years of finance and strategy experience in companies such as Edwards Lifesciences, Volcom and Deloitte..
Daniel Sclar
Daniel Sclar
VP, Operations
25 years of managing Operations at IDF logistics command and global Nanotech and medical device companies
Ben Bloom
Ben Bloom
VP, R&D
30 Years of R&D management leading hi-tech and medical device companies.

 

Board of Directors

The CathWorks board of directors represents extensive experience and accomplishments in cardiovascular business, science, and medicine.

Scott Ward
Scott Ward
Chairman of the Board
Former Senior Vice President and President of the Cardiovascular Business of Medtronic Inc.
Zafrira Avnur, PhD
Zafrira Avnur, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer at Quark Venture Inc.
Jim Corbett
Jim Corbett
CEO, CathWorks
Andrew ElBardissi, MD
Andrew ElBardissi, MD
Investor, Private Transaction Team, Deerfield Management
Peter Fitzgerald, MD, PhD
Peter Fitzgerald, MD, PhD
Co-Founder of Triventures Fund, Director, Center of CV Technology, Stanford University Medical Center
Tomer Kariv
Tomer Kariv
Co-Founder of Pontifax VC
Guy Lavi
Guy Lavi
President & Co-Founder, CathWorks