Board of Directors

Dr. Mehran Anvari Scientific Director, CSII
Dr. Doug Barber Chairman of the Board, Distinguished Professor-in-Residence, McMaster University, Founder of Gennum
Dr. Robert Baker Vice President, Research, McMaster University
Karen Belaire Chief Executive Officer, Shared Services West
Dr. Nick Bontis Professor, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University
Paul Cooper Vice President, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA)
Chris Kelly (NCE) Senior Program Manager at Networks of Centres of Excellence
Terry Finley Senior Director - Head, Neck and Spine, Medtronic of Canada Ltd.
Dr. David Higgins President St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton
Dr. Mark Knudson Founder, Chairman, President and CEO of EnteroMedics Incorporate
Paul Milne Simpson & Wigle, Lawyer (Independent)
Dean Mosca PNI Brands (Independent)
Riccardo Persi Business Manager, LiUNA
Ratan Ralliaram Partner, Deloitte LLP and Vice Chair of Cancer Care Ontario
Dr. Susan E. Reid Vice President, Professor & Chair, Department of Surgery, McMaster University
Peter Robertson Vice President and General Manager of GE Healthcare Canada
Dr. Kevin Smith President & CEO,  St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton
Edward Walzak RVC Dominion Securities, Wealth Manager (Independent)