Life Science Consultant
Ronny Barak has over 20 years of experience in the Life Science industry in senior strategic business development, sales, marketing and company management positions. He has established a broad network of contacts and interacts with global life science companies on daily basis. After graduating with a BSc in Chemistry from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1991) he has earned a Management Diploma in general business administration – from Ramat Efal College (1995) and an MBA degree from Herriot-Watt University (1997). The primary focus of Mr. Barak’s activities is the medical device industry. He has served as CEO of two leading companies that form part of a joint investment cluster led by Pontifax, Biomedix and Filvest investment groups: CollPlant Ltd and IBI Medical Innovations. In this role he has raised an aggregate of over 20 million dollars and led to a merger with publically traded medical device companies. Prior to that he served as CEO and VP of Spine at Disc Orthopaedic Technologies Inc. (Disc-O-Tech) specializing in MIS implants for Trauma and Spine market segments, located in Princeton, NJ. Together with the corporate management team, he led the company in signing an acquisition deal with Kyphon/Medtronic Corporate for $220 Million in cash.