Nellix Endovascular-Robert D. Mitchell-06/15/2010 - 8:30am

Event Information
Event Topic: 
Nellix Endovascular
Event Date: 
06/15/2010 - 8:30am
Event Location: 
Sunnyvale City Council Chambers, 456 West Olive Ave., Sunnyvale, CA
Speaker Information
Event Speaker: 
Robert D. Mitchell
Event Speaker Title: 
President & CEO
Event Speaker Company: 
Nellix Endovascular
Event Speaker Bio: 

In March 2008, Robert Mitchell joined Nellix Endovascular, a privately-held medical device company specializing in the endovascular treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA), as President and Chief Executive Officer. He has over twenty years of professional experience leading several high technology medical device companies. Prior to joining Nellix, Mr. Mitchell served as Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President at AngioDynamics, a NASDAQ-listed public company and leading provider of innovative medical devices to treat cancer and peripheral vascular disease. Mr. Mitchell also served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Millimed Holdings, Inc., a privately-held company based in Roskilde, Denmark, developing next-generation drug eluting products centered on the treatment of vascular disease. Much of Mr. Mitchell's professional experience was at Cook Medical Inc., the world’s largest privately-held medical device company, where he was responsible for various operations from 1986 to 2002. As Senior Vice President, he led Cook’s largest revenue generating business units including: interventional radiology, cardiology, endovascular, critical care and surgical. Directly following this position, he was recruited by NASDAQ-listed Align Technology, Inc. of Santa Clara, California, where he was Vice President of Worldwide Sales and a member of the Executive Management Committee.
Mr. Mitchell serves on several Boards including Nellix Endovascular (Palo Alto, California), Vendice Ventures (University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah), AP Med Systems (Menlo Park, California), NeoSci International Inc. (Singapore), r4 Vascular Inc. (Maple Grove, Minnesota) and is a General Partner with Summit Life Sciences (Salt Lake City, Utah). Additionally, he continues to be actively involved as a lecturer and advisor for medical societies and humanitarian organizations.
Mr. Mitchell received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Utah and his MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.

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