Board of Advisors

Kris Shah

Kris Shah
President, Baylis Medical Company

+ Kris Shah is a co-founder of Baylis Medical Company, in 1989.
Frank Baylis

Frank Baylis
Chairman of the Board, Baylis Medical Company

+ Frank Baylis is the Liberal Member of Parliament for the federal riding of Pierrefonds-Dollard.

Dr. Arun Menawat

Dr. Arun Menawat
CEO, Profound Medical

+ Dr. Menawat is the CEO of Profound Medical Inc.
Karna Gupta

Karna Gupta
Independant Director

+ Karna is one of the most respected and well-seasoned executives in high technology with more than 35 years'

Brendan Cunneen

Brendan Cunneen
Head of Credit, Fire Power Capital

+ A senior executive and strategic leader, Brendan has over 30 years of lending, management consulting, and human resources development
Vafa Jamali

Vafa Jamali
Senior Vice President and President, Early Technologies of Medtronic

+ Vafa serves as Senior Vice President and President of Early Technologies of Medtronic.

Executive Team

Deborah Douma

Deborah Douma
Director, Human Resources

+ Deborah has been with Baylis since August of 2015 and oversees all of the Human Resource functions for the organization.
Laura Conquergood

Laura Conquergood
Director, Operations

+ Laura was appointed to her current role of Director of Operations in July 2013.

Howard Andrews

Howard Andrews
Vice President, Finance and Accounting

+ Howard has over 25 years of international experience in finance and operations, having held progressively senior roles throughout his career.
Meghal Khakhar

Meghal khakhar
Director, Regulatory and Scientific Affairs

+ Meghal is responsible for overseeing global regulatory compliance and approvals, clinical studies, reimbursement and scientific areas.

Neil Godara

Neil Godara
Director, Research and Development

+ In more than 15 years with Baylis Medical, Neil has served in multiple capacities within the organization
Thomas Chavez

Thomas Chavez
Vice President, Global Sales - Cardiology

+ Thomas was appointed to his current position in July 2017 and is responsible for the company’s cardiovascular business.

Laura Mills

Laura Mills
Manager, Marketing

+ Before joining Baylis in 2015, Laura held a variety of roles with increasing levels of responsibility at
Nir Lifshitz

Nir Lifshitz
Manager, Intellectual Property

+ Nir joined Baylis in 2004 to found the company’s in-house Intellectual Property department