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.

Management Team

The CathWorks management team is comprised of seasoned medical and technology industry professionals 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.

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.
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
Zafrira Avnur, PhD
Zafrira Avnur, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer at Quark Venture Inc.
Frank Litvack, MD
Frank Litvack, MD
Partner and Director at Pura Vida Fund LLC,
previously Co-Director of the Cedars-Sinai
Cardiovascular Intervention Center
Michal Geva
Michal Geva
Co-Founder of Triventures Fund
Benny Schneider
Benny Schneider
Serial entrepreneur; founded P-Cube, Qumranet and Ravello - all acquired by global companies.
Jim Corbett
Jim Corbett
CEO, CathWorks
Guy Lavi
Guy Lavi
President & Co-Founder, CathWorks