We’ve created the QuickSee: an innovative, handheld autorefractor that provides highly accurate measurements at the push of a button.

Making eye care accessible for the billion people who need it most.

Team

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Shivang Dave, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer
Shivang, a bioengineer and nanotechnologist, has also been passionately been involved with global health. He earned his BS and PhD in Bioengineering from UC Berkeley and UW Seattle, respectively. As a NSF Graduate Fellow, he focused on the development of nanoparticle-based probes for the solution-phase multiplexed, ultrasensitive detection of cancer biomarkers. He was awarded the College of Engineering Community of Innovators Dean’s Award and completed the Program in Technology Commercialization and Technology Entrepreneurship Certificate (Foster Business School, Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship). Shivang has co-developed commercial strategies to numerous technologies, including drug-eluting intraocular lenses to reduce post-surgery infection burden in developing countries such as India, for which was awarded Best Innovation and Finalist Prizes at various business plan competitions.

darylDaryl Lim, Ph.D.

Chief Operating Officer
Daryl has been involved in both technical and business ends of the biomedical industry. He received a B.S. in Physics from the University of Leipzig and a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University. Following that, he did a postdoctoral fellowship at MIT where he developed diagnostic devices for ophthalmology and oncology. More recently, he joined a management consulting firm, serving a variety of clients including some of the largest companies in the med-tech, healthcare, and pharma space.

eduardoEduardo Lage, Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer
Eduardo Lage, a native of Spain, received his undergraduate degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Alcala (Madrid) and his PhD in Medical Imaging from the University Politecnica of Madrid. He began his career in Medical Imaging by joining the Medical Imaging Lab of the Gregorio Marañon Hospital to help in the development of a Positron Emission Tomography (PET) system for small-animal imaging. From that time, Eduardo Lage has focused his career on exploring innovative approaches for molecular imaging. Dr. Lage has led or participated in the design and development of various preclinical scanners (PET, SPECT, CT and multimodality systems) which have been commercialized by several companies such as SEDECAL S.A. (Madrid) and General Electric (USA).

nickNick Durr, Ph.D.

VP Engineering
Nick is an optical engineer with academic and industry experience in clinical and commercial translation of innovative technologies. He has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from U.C. Berkeley, a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from U.T. Austin, and completed his Postdoctoral Training at Harvard Medical School. He previously worked in the advanced technology group at Nellcor Puritan Bennett, where he developed opto-electronic medical devices. From 2011 to 2014, he was an M+Vision Fellow at MIT, where he was the principal investigator of research projects in endoscopy and ocular diagnostics.

Advisors & Collaborators

  • LucaSergio-120x148Luca SergioCEO & Owner at Ethis, Managing Partner, Ethis Healthtech, LLC
  • LucaSergio-120x148Oscar LazaroChief Commercial Officer of Medimaps Group
  • LucaSergio-120x148David GreenLeading Social Entrepreneur in the global health space
  • collab_3
    Prof. Frank ThornProfessor of Vision Science at New England College of Optometry and faculty member at the Wenzhou Medical University in China
  • collab_3 Prof. Susana MarcosProfessor and Director of the Visual Optics & Biophotonics Lab at the Institute of Optics (CSIC) in Madrid
  • collab_3Prof. Fuensanta Vera-DiazProfessor of Optometry at the New England College of Optometry
  • SrinivasSastry-120x148Dr Srinivas M SastryChair of Ophthalmology at Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Maryland
  • collab_3 Carlos Dorronsoro Senior scientist at the Visual Optics and Biophotonics Lab, CSIC

Support

  • Jeanette ParkM.B.A., Business Analysis
  • Alice ZhengM.B.A., M.D., Business Analysis
  • Michael PokuM.B.A., M.D., Business Analysis