Advertisement
News
Advertisement

ReShape Medical Appoints Robert E. Grant to Board of Directors

Thu, 06/21/2012 - 4:32am
Bio-Medicine.Org

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ReShape Medical, a company focused on a non-surgical weight loss device, announced today that Robert E. Grant will join its board of directors.

(Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120621/LA28274)

Grant currently serves as chairman of Strathspey Crown LLC, a growth equity firm in Newport Beach focusing on lifestyle healthcare and cash-pay medical products. He is former president of the medical aesthetics division at Allergan Inc. in Irvine and most recently served as chief executive officer and president of Bausch+Lomb Surgical in Aliso Viejo. He brings extensive experience leading global medical device and pharmaceutical organizations.

"Robert is a visionary leader and strategist and we are delighted that he is joining the team," said Richard Thompson, ReShape Medical president and CEO. "His expertise with cash-pay, elective medical procedures will be invaluable as we move toward commercialization."  ReShape Medical is preparing to begin a pivotal clinical study to gain approval in the U.S. and launched commercially in Europe earlier this year.

Grant said, "I strongly believe there is a huge market opportunity for non-surgical weight loss devices and also that ReShape Medical is well positioned to be the market leader. I am honored to be joining the talented and experienced ReShape board."    

In addition to Grant, ReShape Medical's board of directors consists of: Ken Charhut (Chairman), President and CEO of Mindframe Inc.; Jeani Delagardelle, Managing Director of New Leaf Venture Partners; Casey Tansey, General Partner at US Venture Partners; David Milne, Managing Partner at SV Life Sciences; George Wallace, Managing General Partner for Intersect Partners LLC; and Richard Thompson, President and CEO of ReShape Medical.

About ReShape Medical, Inc.

ReShape Medic

'/>"/>

SOURCE

Advertisement

Share this Story

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading