Raj joined ClearPoint Neuro in October 2008 as Director of Advanced Product Development. He has worked in medical device development and manufacturing for almost 25 years. He has led development and commercialization of powered surgical tools, surgical navigation systems, and electromechanical cardiovascular devices. He has worked at large companies such as Stryker and Medtronic, as well as in startup companies Z-KAT and HeartWare, in which he continued designing, developing, and commercializing devices while also serving in upper management positions. Prior to joining ClearPoint Neuro, he was Director of Product Development for HeartWare, Inc., where he led the development of the HVADTM implantable heart pump system into successful clinical trials. Raj holds a B.S.E. from Mercer University, an M.S.B.E. from the University of Alabama-Birmingham, and has been a licensed Professional Engineer since October 2000.
Vice President of Product Development