Department: Management

Adam Mendelsohn, Ph.D.

vivani | March 6, 2023

Dr. Mendelsohn has served as a member of the Vivani Medical Board and the Chief Executive Officer since the company‚Äôs merger was completed in August 2022. Prior to the merger, Dr. Mendelsohn was a co-founder of Nano Precision Medical and…

Truc Le, M.B.A.

vivani | March 6, 2023

Mr. Le brings over 35 years of manufacturing, quality, and overall operations experience with devices and complex drug-device combination products. From 2011 to March 2020, Mr. Le was the Chief Technical Operations Officer for Dance Biopharm – a leader in…

Lisa Porter, M.D.

vivani | March 6, 2023

Dr. Porter has over 20 years of experience in developing medicines for metabolic diseases with a focus on bringing innovative therapies to patients with high unmet need. Before joining Vivani, she served as CMO, Metabolic Diseases for Eiger Biopharmaceuticals where…

Brigid A. Makes, M.B.A.

vivani | March 6, 2023

Ms. Makes brings more than 30 years of senior management experience in the medtech and life science fields. Before joining Vivani in 2022, Ms. Makes served as an independent consultant for primarily private medical device and biopharma companies since July…

Don Dwyer, M.B.A.

vivani | March 6, 2023

Mr. Dwyer is a science-based business leader with over 40 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry. Mr. Dwyer serves as Chief Business Officer and corporate secretary of Vivani and served as CBO of Nano Precision Medical (NPM) since 2021…