Simon Stephens

Group Chief Executive Officer

Simon is a Senior Executive with nearly 20 years of board level experience in technology development and clinical engineering, with roles ranging from CTO to CEO.

Most recently Simon has held the position of Research Director for London Valve therapies where he was responsible for the provision of a new service for the analysis of CT/Echocardiography scans for bleeding edge transcathether cardiac interventions mainly for Mitral Valve/Left Ventricular procedures.  He is also a Research Fellow at the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust.

Simon has a passion and track record for the development and commercialisation of disruptive medical technologies and software systems, including intelligent software solutions for the rapidly evolving CIS (Clinical Information Systems) sector.

In a previous role as CTO for Hometrack, he was responsible for developing software technologies that resulted in the company being sold in 2017 for £120m.

His core strengths lie in his ability to identify and assess the need for new technology, resulting in  the creation stakeholder value through the successful realisation of commercially viable solutions and products that fulfil that need.

Norman Lott

Group CFO

Norman is an experienced international CFO with significant Plc experience, having held multiple roles in AIM listed companies on the London Stock Exchange including Medilink Global (UK) Ltd., Regen Therapeutics Plc BMR Group Plc and Tralgar New Homes Plc. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales having qualified in 1980, and aside from his experience as a CFO, he has also held positions in business management including Nordic Panorama Plc and Tiger Books International Plc. He has also been involved in several international M&A transactions, and also has direct experience in healthcare/medical device sector.

Peter Houghton

Group Sales & Marketing Director

Peter has over 22 years of experience in the medical device field holding an array of sales and sales leadership positions within the vascular, neuroscience, orthopedic and biologic markets.   He began his career with a small Midwest medical distributor before joining Arrow International ultimately accepting a promotion and relocating to the Boston area.  Joining the sales leadership team at Codman (a Johnson and Johnson Company) was his first introduction to the field of neurosciences and his exposure to the spine market. For the past 12 years, he has been working directly in the spinal implant market leading successful sales teams with industry leaders Medtronic Spine & Biologics, innovators K2M, Inc. and most recently as principal of a medical distributorship.  Mr. Houghton received his BA from Northern Illinois University.

Frank Boehm MD

Inventor & Technical Consultant

Pre-eminent figure in the spinal surgery field – a medical doctor who has performed more than 2,000 neurosurgical procedures and published numerous articles and original research papers on spinal surgery. Chief designer of the Faci-LOK™ series of facet fixation devices and has licensed or sold spine IP to major spinal instrumentation companies. Awarded 12 patents and 40+ more are currently being examined. Visiting Research Scientist at MIT 2016.

Janice Lee Stone

Director of Regulatory & Quality Affairs

Janice has more than 30 years’ experience in both the delivery and administrative sides of the health care system. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology and clinical degree in Respiratory Care from the State University of New York. Janice’s administrative role as an Administrative Director left her in charge of more than 40 FTE’s across several clinical and diagnostic service lines for more than 15 years. In this role she was responsible for total administrative function of a large and critical system service. Janice is a fully trained facilitator in TQM/TQI activity, Customer Service / Patient Experience Initiatives and is also a trained ISO Auditor.