Brenton Hanlon is Chair and CEO of NeVap Inc. He is an experienced C-level executive with over 30 years of experience running medical device companies. Prior to NeVap Inc, he held positions at Abaxis, Hitachi Chemical Diagnostics, and TriContinent Scientific. Brenton has successfully launch and commercialized countless complex medical devices in the US and internationally.
Benjamin Wang MD is co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of NeVap Inc. He is directly involved with designing and coordinating NeVap’s safety and efficacy testing. He is an American trained physician with experience in developing medical devices. Dr. Wang obtained his Medical Doctorate from the University of Miami and Biochemistry degree from UC Davis.
Sandra Forrer is co-founder and Quality Assurance Director of NeVap Inc. She has extensive experience in Life Science R&D and medical device manufacturing and quality assurance. She has developed the Quaity Systems for multiple medical device start-ups. Sandra is directly involved with NeVap’s Regulatory submissions for FDA and CE Mark clearance. Sandra has a biology degree from Simon Fraser University (Canada) and is a UC Santa Cruz certified as a Quality Assurance professional.
Lorin Johnson Ph.D., Board Member & Chief Scientific Advisor
Lorin Johnson Ph.D. is Founder and Chief Scientist of Glycyx Pharma Ventures, a Life Science focused investment and consultancy company. He is also a founder of Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the global leader in the in-licensing, development and commercialization of treatments for Gastroenterology disorders. Prior to founding Salix, Dr. Johnson served as Director of Scientific Operations and Chief Scientist at California Biotechnology Inc, (Scios, Inc). He has served as a board member and scientific advisors for both private and public Life Science companies. In academia, Dr. Johnson has held academic positions at Stanford and UCSF, where he co-authored over 75 journal articles and book chapters. Dr. Johnson holds PhD from University of Southern California and a Postdoctoral Fellow from University of California.
Sydney Wuu is the Chief Marketing Officer of NeVap, Inc. She specializes in marketing and product management for medical device companies and tech startups in the Bay Area. She holds a BA in Social Sciences from The University of California, Irvine.