Breathtec hires former advisor LaTorre for CEO
Breathtec Biomedical said yesterday it appointed former product development and licensing advisor to the company Guy LaTorre as its new CEO.
Prior to his new position at breath analysis device developer Breathtec, LaTorre served as co-founder and veep of biz dev at Novamin Technology, and held a position as scientific affairs director at synthetic bone graft product developer USBiomaterials Corp.
“Speaking on behalf of the company, we are very pleased to attract an executive of Guy’s caliber and particular skill set to join our growing team. His previous service as a medical device executive focused on building and operating startups, combined with his operational experience in commercializing novel technologies, and in conducting clinical trials to achieve FDA compliance in the medical device sector will be a major asset for Breathtec. I’d also like to take this opportunity to thank Dr. Michael Costanzo for his term of service as outgoing CEO and am delighted to announce his new role as Breathtec’s Chief Technology Officer where we are certain his contributions will help guide and propel our clinical and commercialization efforts,”
prez Kal Malhi said in a press release.