Advisory Board

The Medtech MVP Advisory Board provides insights on key trends and timely themes to address each year while leveraging their networks to recruit the leaders and drivers of medtech transformation.



Meet our 2023 Conference Co-Chairs

Lisa Wipperman Heine
Joe Biller
Amy Belt Raimundo


Advisory Board


Rob Barmann
Partner
Endeavour Vision

Maria Berkman, MD
Director & Head of MedTech practice at Broadview Ventures

Joe Biller
Managing Director
3x5 Partners

Andrew Cleeland
CEO
Fogarty Innovation

Andy Danielsen
Chair
Mayo Clinic Ventures

James Eadie, MD

James Eadie, MD
Managing Director
Sante Ventures

Stacy Enxing Seng
Venture Partner
Lightstone Ventures

Jan Garfinkle
Managing Partner
Arboretum Ventures

Virginia Giddings

Virginia Giddings
Vice President of Exploration
Edwards Lifesciences

Steve Goedeke
CEO
Cardionomic

Lisa Wipperman Heine
Board Director and Medtech Executive

Nada Hanafi

Nada Hanafi
SVP, Regulatory Strategy
Veranex

Tim Herbert
President & CEO
Inspire

Justin Klein, MD, JD
Managing Partner
Vensana Capital

Tom Letscher
Partner, Co-Chair Med Tech Practice Group
Fox Rothschild

Jason Lettmann
General Partner
Lightstone Ventures

Juan-Pablo Mas

Juan-Pablo Mas
Partner
Action Potential VC

Susan Morano
VP Business Development, Medical Devices
Johnson & Johnson

Kirk Nielsen
Managing Partner
Vensana Capital

Geoff Pardo

Geoff Pardo
General Partner
Gilde Healthcare

J. Robert Paulson
President, CEO & Director
Sonex Health

Kunal Paymaster
Managing Director
10K Lakes Capital

J.P. Peltier
Managing Director, Global Head, Healthcare Investment Banking
Piper Jaffray

Vernessa Pollard

Vernessa Pollard
Partner, FDA Practice Leader
McDermott Will & Emery

Stacey Pugh

Stacey Pugh
Chief Commercial Officer
Butterfly Network

Amy Belt Raimundo
Managing Director
Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Anne Sissel
Vice President, Global Advanced Surgery Marketing & Strategy
Baxter International Inc.

Leslie Trigg
CEO
Outset Medical

Dennis Wahr, MD
CEO
Nuvaira

Carlton Weatherby

Carlton Weatherby
Vice President & General Manager, Spine & Biologics, Cranial & Spinal Technologies
Medtronic

Sarah Worrell

Sarah Worrell
Founder and CEO
Melodi Health

Nadim Yared
CEO
CVRx