Our Story

Since its inception, Zenflow has always put the patient first. Founded out of the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign, we are a passionate and innovative team that brings extensive experience from successful startups and leading multinational medical device corporations. We believe that staying focused on clinical needs from a patient perspective and challenging long-held industry assumptions will enable us to deliver superior results for men with BPH.

The Zenflow Team

Our Team

Nick Damiano

Nick Damiano

Co-Founder & CEO

Nick is a serial entrepreneur with broad experience in medical devices and digital health. He has spent over 15 years in various roles as a healthcare entrepreneur, innovator, and leader. Prior to Zenflow, he co-founded Nurep, now known as Avail MedSystems, a telemedicine company whose portal is used in hundreds of operating rooms around the US. Nick earned his M.S. and B.S. with Distinction in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University and was an Innovation Fellow at Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign.
Susan Stimson

Susan Stimson

President

With over 25 years’ experience in healthcare, Susan is a proven leader in development and commercialization of new medical technologies. Her experience includes building Intersect ENT (NYSE:  XENT) from its foundation into a high growth public company and leading a variety of commercial and strategic functions in both large and start-up companies. Susan holds a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Shreya Mehta

Shreya Mehta

Co-Founder & CTO

Shreya is a technical leader and innovator with over 15 years of experience in medical devices. In addition to technical development and leadership roles, Shreya has served as lead reviewer at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in cardiovascular devices. Shreya earned her M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and was a Thomas Fogarty Fellow at the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign.
Ronald Jabba

Ronald Jabba

COO

Ronald is an experienced executive who has spent more than 35 years in the medical device industry with a primary focus on interventional devices, structural heart repair, vessel closure, catheter-based imaging and implants/delivery systems. He has more than 135 US issued patents and pending applications and helped commercialize products in markets that have generated revenue in excess of a few billion dollars.
Kevin MacDonals

Kevin MacDonald

CSO

Kevin has over 30 years of medical device experience in regulatory, clinical, and quality departments with a successful track record of market clearance/approvals with FDA and international regulatory bodies. His career includes roles in developing clinical and regulatory strategies for small start-ups and larger companies. He has worked with Class II and Class III minimally invasive devices in multiple clinical disciplines including urology, neuroradiology, interventional cardiology, and heart failure. Kevin holds a B.S. in Biomedical Science from Framingham State University in Framingham, Massachusetts.

Our Board of Directors

Andrew Cleeland

Andrew Cleeland

Chairman

CEO, Fogarty Institute for Innovation

Andrew is a seasoned executive with 30 years in the medical device industry in both the private and public-sectors. He is also currently Vice Chairman of The Foundry, the premier medical device incubator based in Menlo Park, California and serves as a Director for two venture-funded companies Zenflow, Inc. and Saluda Medical. He is also on the Advisory Boards of Longitude Capital and Arboretum Ventures.

Andrew began his career with the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, progressed to large med tech companies in Telectronics Pacing Systems and Baxter Healthcare (BAX:NYSE), then onto the Silicon Valley start-up space working with Radiant Medical, Ardian and Twelve. He is also currently Vice Chairman of The Foundry, the premier medical device incubator based in Menlo Park, California and serves as a Director for two venture-funded companies nVision Medical and Saluda Medical.

Andrew has received numerous awards and honors, and is a frequent guest lecturer at Stanford University. He is passionate about healthcare and a champion of innovators and innovation in the med tech field.He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Biophysics) from the Swinburne Institute of Technology.
Bryan KIm

Bryan Kim

Board Member

Partner, Invus Opportunities

Bryan is a Partner at Invus Opportunities where he focuses on venture and growth equity investments in leading healthcare, technology and financial services companies. Bryan joined Invus Opportunities in 2011 from its sister firm, the Invus Group, which he joined in 2004. Previously, Bryan was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company in New York. He received an AB in Computer Science from Harvard College.
Radu Cautis

Radu Cautis

Board Member

Partner & Managing Director,
Medical Technology Venture Partners

Radu is a founder and the managing partner of Medical Technology Venture Partners, a venture capital firm focused on early stage technologies at the intersection of engineering, computation, and health. Previously, he was part of the executive team that took Gambro AB private, where he scaled the South East Asia and India operation, headed up strategic marketing and product development for the ICU business unit, and was head of strategy for the company. Prior to this, Radu worked in consulting, market research, and finance. He studied economics at Columbia University.
Robert Weisskoff

Robert Weisskoff, Ph.D

Board Member

Partner, F-Prime Capital

Robert has worked extensively in healthcare for thirty years.  Prior to F-Prime, he held various senior roles in pharmaceutical and medical device companies and had been a professor at Harvard Medical School, where he worked at the intersection of basic research, medical technology development, and clinical research in a variety of areas.
Robert also serves on the Board of Directors of Adela, CORE Diagnostics, Farapulse, Plasmagen Biosciences, and ShouTi and has previously served on the boards of Affinia, Accuri Cytometers, Laurus Labs, ViewRay, Caribou Biosciences and Xilio Therapeutics.
Nick Damiano

Nick Damiano

Board Member

Co-Founder and CEO, Zenflow

Nick is a serial entrepreneur with broad experience in medical devices and digital health. He has spent over 15 years in various roles as a healthcare entrepreneur, innovator, and leader. Prior to Zenflow, he co-founded Nurep, now known as Avail MedSystems, a telemedicine company whose portal is used in hundreds of operating rooms around the US. Nick earned his M.S. and B.S. with Distinction in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University and was an Innovation Fellow at Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign.
Shreya Mehta

Shreya Mehta

Board Member

Shreya is a technical leader and innovator with over 15 years of experience in medical devices. In addition to technical development and leadership roles, Shreya has served as lead reviewer at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in cardiovascular devices. Shreya earned her M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and was a Thomas Fogarty Fellow at the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign.

Co-Founder and CTO, Zenflow

Contact Us

Zenflow, Inc.
395 Oyster Point Blvd., Suite 501
South San Francisco, CA 94080 USA
info@zenflow.com

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