Asher Holzer, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Advisor and Director
Dr. Holzer has served as our chief scientific officer and our director since September 2012.
Dr. Holzer serves as a director of InspireMD, Inc., an Israeli-based developer of a new stent platform, and served as that company's president from March 2011 until June 2012 and chairman from March 2011 until November 2011.
In addition, Dr. Holzer co-founded InspireMD Ltd., the predecessor and later wholly-owned subsidiary of InspireMD, Inc., and served as its president and chairman of the board from April 2007 until June 2012.
Previously, Dr. Holzer founded Adar Medical Ltd., an investment firm specializing in medical device startups, and served as its chief executive officer from 2002 through 2004.
Dr. Holzer currently serves on the board of directors of Adar Medical Ltd., O.S.H.-IL The Israeli Society of Occupational Safety and Health Ltd., Theracoat Ltd., 2to3D Ltd., and S.P. Market Windows Cyprus.
Dr. Holzer earned his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from the Hebrew University.
Dr. Holzer is also an inventor and holder of numerous patents.
brings to the board his
more than 25 years of experience in advanced medical devices, as well as expertise covering a wide range of activities, including product development, clinical studies, regulatory affairs, market introduction and the financial aspects of the advance medical device business.