Carina R. Reisin

  • Medical Devices; Life Sciences

Carina Reisin is a technology executive with over 17 years of technical management experience including broad experience in class-2 and class-3 medical devices and a track record of bringing to market a number of industry leading ophthalmic products. Her experience spans large multinational companies and entrepreneurial ventures. Recently Carina co-founded Novus Medical Ventures for the purpose of in-licensing innovative medical device technologies from academic institutions and industry sources and focusing on completing product development and commercialization. Prior to co-founding Novus Carina carried the role of VP of Advanced Technologies & Engineering at Calhoun Vision and before that served in several key R&D leadership roles at the Cataract and Refractive business of Abbot Medical Optics, where she led global research and development teams in the areas of intraocular lenses and surgical equipment. Her earlier experience includes research and development work in cutting-edge technology companies, such as Corning, where she has brought new insight and expertise within the optics industry and led the development of advanced innovative systems. Carina is a co-inventor of 14 patents and has several publications to her credit. She holds a doctorate degree in Physics from Technion - Israel Institute of Technology and a B.Sc. degree with distinction in Physics from Tel-Aviv University.