FOCUSSTART'S ADVISORY NETWORK
FocusStart and its portfolio companies have an extensive network of advisors ranging from leading physicians, regulatory, reimbursement, marketing, quality, manufacturing and other industry experts.
In addition, FocusStart's business operation is overseen by its board of directors, shown below.
FOCUSSTART'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Pete is co-founder of FocusStart, as well as other startup ventures (Devicix LLC, and Alea Surgical, Inc). Most recently, Pete served as CEO of Devicix, a medical device product development firm located in Minneapolis. At Devicix he oversaw the company's growth from inception to its recent sale to a public company.
Pete is currently EVP at Enteromedics, a Minneapolis-based Medical Device company (NASDAQ: ETRM).
Peter received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Engineering and holds an MBA from the University of St. Thomas.
Jamal has over 20 years medical device experience in mid-size high-growth public companies and successful start-ups (Tornier, DJO, Alaron Technologies, Futura Biomedical), with a track record of building businesses with successful exits, transforming organizations through integration and performance improvement, and creating value through business development.
Jamal is currently CEO at Collagen Solutions.
Jamal holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering and a MBA from the University of California, Irvine.