A partner in MediCoventures, Kelvin brings a unique blend of more than 12 years of startup medical device experience from the Silicon Valley. Kelvin was the previous director of R&D at Bacchus Vascular (now Covidien), and head of engineering at several other small firms. He has served as head of manufacturing, director of product marketing; conducted clinical trials in Europe, and is a certified reimbursement researcher. Kelvin has helped establish quality control systems, written regulatory submissions, developed clinical publication strategies, and assisted sales teams in training and physician proctoring. His background covers peripheral vascular, cardiovascular, wound care, emphysema and orthopedics. Kelvin is an expert at identifying clinical unmet needs and creating a path for commercialization. Kelvin received his bachelors in chemical engineering at Brigham Young University, and a masters in business administration from Arizona State University.