Invuity announces two leadership appointments
Paul O. Davison has been appointed vice president of research and development.
Mr. Davison has been involved in the development and commercialization of more than 25 medical devices. Most recently, as vice president and general manager at ConMed, he was responsible for the construction, opening and management of the development facility for the Edge system in San Mateo, CA.
Prior to ConMed, Mr. Davison served as the vice president of research and development of PEAK Surgical, and helped lead the company to the acquisition by Medtronic in 2011. He is also an inventor on 12 issued U.S. patents assigned to Baxter, Medtronic, ArthroCare and PEAK Surgical – five of which are for medical devices currently on the market.
Doug Heigel has been appointed vice president of operations.
Mr. Heigel joins Invuity with more than 25 years of operations management experience at medical device and technology companies, including Solta Medical (formerly Thermage, Inc.), Argonaut Technologies, and Biomolecular Technologies.
At these companies, he established and managed commercial operations infrastructure and business processes for several business functions, including sales and operations planning, supply chain, manufacturing engineering and product development. ■