Leadership Team

 

John Parker
John Parker

John Parker, Founder and CEO: John Parker founded the Implant Systems team at NICTA that developed the closed loop feedback technology. He has over 20 years of experience in medical devices, including 13 years at Cochlear Limited, where he served in the role of Chief Technology Officer / executive member of the board of directors.

 

Dan Brounstein
Dan Brounstein

Dan Brounstein, Senior Vice President & President of North America, has over 18 years experience in the medical device field holding senior roles in marketing, sales and engineering. Prior to joining Saluda, Dan held the position of Vice President Marketing and Clinical Operations at Spinal Modulation, where he most recently led US operations for their IDE pivotal study and directed the marketing and business strategy.

 

Greg Plamondon
Greg Plamondon

Greg Plamondon, Chief Financial Officer has over 15 years experience in the medical device field, holding a number of senior global finance, commercial and operations positions both in Australia and the United States. Prior to joining Saluda Medical, Greg was the head of Global Business Services at Cochlear Limited.

 

Lisa Emerson
Lisa Emerson

Lisa Emerson, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Assurance has over 25 years experience as a medical device professional, primarily in the cardiovascular and medical device fields. Lisa has held a number of senior regulatory, quality and clinical positions in both Australia and the USA, and prior to joining Saluda was the Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance at Cochlear Limited.

 

Dean Karantonis
Dean Karantonis

Dean Karantonis, Vice President, Product Development was one of the initial members of the Implant Systems team at NICTA that developed the closed loop feedback technology and has over 10 years of experience in the biomedical and medical device sectors with a focus on software and firmware development.

 

Peter Single
Peter Single

Peter Single, Chief Technology Officer was also a founding member of the Implant Systems team at NICTA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical device sector, having held a variety of engineering and management positions, specialising in electrical engineering and ASIC design.

 

Dave Mugan
Dave Mugan

Dave Mugan, Vice President Sales and Head of European Operations, has spent his career in health technology with over a decade of experience in neurostimulation. Dave has held various sales and clinical leadership roles in previous companies including; Medtronic, St Jude Medical and Spinal Modulation.