Program Management
Todd Stangenes, BSE, MBA

Prior to joining Metamodix, Todd worked in product marketing for St Jude Medical. He has broad experience in managing the development and market introduction of early-stage technology. He has launched over 10 new products to the market.

Product Development
Laurie Lynch, PhD

Dr. Lynch, formerly VP, R&D/Operations at Advanced Bio-Surfaces, is a very accomplished med-tech senior executive. She is a technical expert in product development, FDA submissions, clinical research, regulatory and reimbursement.

Werner Schwarz

Mr. Schwarz’s career includes more than 25 years of product design experience with a leading endoscopic instrument manufacturer and as a consultant for leading companies.

Michelle Straight

Ms. Straight, a former Director of Quality/Clinical and Regulatory for Lumen Biomedical, has 20 years experience advancing the commercialization of medical devices through quality process design and management roles.

Metamodix was founded with the goal of providing cost-effective therapy solutions to global unmet clinical needs.

Our team is comprised of a set of experienced individuals with unique skills that is working to achieve this goal.  

Kedar Belhe, PhD, MBA

Kedar who has over 30 years experience in med-tech founded Metamodix and is an inventor of its technology. Previously he spent 10 years in senior roles in technology and business development for St Jude Medical. His work included  the development  of the Angio-Seal vascular closure device, which has been used in more than 50 million patients. He is an inventor on more than 50 U.S. patents.

Clinical Advisors

D. Nageshwar Reddy, MD

Dr. Reddy is ranked amongst the top gastro-enterologists in the world. He is the Chairman of the Asian Institute of Gastroenterology in Hyderabad, India which is the largest gastroenterology hospital in the world. He also served as the President of the World Endoscopy Organization between 2015 and 2017.

Barham K. Abu Dayyeh, MD,MPH

Dr. Abu Dayyeh is one of the top interventional gastroenterologists in the US specializing in endoscopic bariatric treatments. He completed his gastroenterology training at the Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard University and currently works at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota.