The 2011 marriage between Kinetic Concepts Inc., Apax Partners and a pair of Canadian pension funds wasn’t your typical merger.
MassDevice Big 100 Roundtable East - 2013
Medtech super-entrepreneur Amar Sawhney has not been shy about sharing his success story.
Richard Packer has been with Zoll Medical since 1992, taking on various roles in operations and finance before landing the corner office.
"I have been technology-centric, field-agnostic," serial entrepreneur and Ocular Therapeutix president & CEO Amar Sawhney told an audience this week a the MassDevice Big 100 East 2013 conference in Waltham, Mass.
Dean Kamen is perhaps most commonly known for having invented the Segway, but he’s also invented a prosthetic robotic arm, a portable dialysis system and a robotic wheelchair that can climb stairs.
Nearly 300 of the industry’s best and brightest gathered for a night of big ideas, industry insights and few cocktails last night at MassDevice.com’s Big 100 East 2013 conference in Waltham, Mass.
For much of her career, former Kinetic Concepts CEO Catherine Burzik has had on her desk a plaque that reads, "Women must work twice as hard as men to be thought of half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult," she told an audience at MassDevice.com’s Big 100 East 2013 conference in Waltham, Mass., last night.