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Our startup team is a vibrant and cohesive group of individuals, each bringing unique skills, experiences, and perspectives to the table. We thrive on collaboration, creativity, and adaptability, constantly pushing boundaries and embracing challenges. Together, we embody innovation, resilience, and a shared vision for success.


Simon Forber

  • He is a medical device development leader with 25 years of specializing in Interventional Radiology & Venous Access devices.
  • He has invented more than 15 patents.
  • Simon has led the development, high-level project management, and release to market of 10 separate innovative devices.
  • Managed high-performance teams in the USA, Europe, and Asia/Pacific.
  • Innovation award winner for the invention and international project management of a multimillion-dollar device.
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Brian Millberg

  • Brian is an expert in operational set up of medical device production.
  • He was the Vice President of Manufacturing and Operations American Medical Systems (Boston Scientific).
  • Transformational leader and problem solver.
Scientific Advisor

Dr. Thierry De Baère

  • Professor of Medicine at the University Paris Saclay, Paris, France, and Head of Interventional Radiology at Gustave Roussy Cancer Center.
  • Principal investigator of several international studies on tumor ablation, intra-arterial therapies, combined therapies, and other innovative loco-regional treatments.
  • Dr. De Baère is the author of 280 publications and over 350 scientific presentations, and contributes to numerous specialized journals in oncology and interventional radiology.

Stephen Key

  • Stephen is a co-founder of inventRight.
  • His bestselling book about how to license an idea, One Simple Idea by McGraw-Hill, has been translated into six languages.
  • He has written more than 1,000 articles for online publications including Forbes, Inc., and Entrepreneur.
  • Stephen has won two Edison Awards and was named the Most Influential and Inspiring Leader of All Time by the WorldIP Forum in 2022.
  • He is a member of the United States Intellectual Property Alliance.

Rich Wartel

  • Founder of One Lab Innovation, which enables and funds new ventures focused on growth and having a positive impact on society.
  • Rich is also the founder and former CEO of Two Labs Pharma Services. Since 2003, Two Labs has led 200+ new product launches and hundreds of projects in market access, competitive intelligence, launch strategy, lifecycle management, and patient services. Two Labs was sold to Envision Pharma Group.

Joe Brindisi

  • President of Stratelligent BD Consulting.
  • Joe has extensive experience in high-responsibility roles, including:
  • VP of Business Development for Biovail Pharmaceuticals.
  • VP of Business Development for Kyoma Pharmaceuticals.
  • Senior Intellectual Property/Licensing Attorney at Johnson & Johnson.
  • Joe is also a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) and holds a Juris Doctor (J.D.).