Notal Vision

Origin: Israel | Grant Awarded: 2013 | Status: Active

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What is Notal Vision?

Notal Vision is the developer of medical devices intended to detect and monitor age-related macular degenerations (AMD). The company’s medical devices are used for home monitoring of AMD patients and provide doctors access to patient data through an online connection, enabling doctors to treat patients at an earlier stage.

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Chief executive Officer

Dr. Kester Nahen is the Chief Executive Officer at Notal Vision, where he was previously the Chief Commercial Officer. Prior to his time at Notal Vision, Dr. Nahen was Managing Director of ophthalmic diagnostic device manufacturer Heidelberg Engineering GmbH and served on the board of the company’s US subsidiary. He led the Heidelberg Engineering commercial organization through over 10 years of strong growth. From 2001 to 2006, Dr. Nahen worked in various product development, product management, medical science and professional education roles at Laserscope Inc., a Silicon Valley based medical laser company. Dr. Nahen was member of the AMS/Laserscope merger executive team. He received his PhD in Physics from the Medical University of Lübeck, Germany.

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