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Vascular Access Technologies

An innovative technology to solve the need for safe, precise central venous access for the 1million high risk patients.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Palo Alto, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Website

Company Summary

Vascular Access Technologies, Inc., is an innovative medical device company whose mission is to meet the need for safe, precise central venous access on the first attempt.
Founded by Kumar Pillai, MD,Vascular Access Technologies (VAT) has developed the unique SAFECVAD™ device based on their inside-out Exsertion technology, the only radically new and better approach to performing safe central venous access for the 1 million high risk patients.


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    Patrick Burt
    Chief Executive Officer

    Founder and CEO for over 20 years of Acteron, a leading Silicon Valley contract medical device and material science manufacturing firm. Acteron was acquired by Flextronics International in 2010. He served as Mayor of Palo Alto in 2010.

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    Charles Boggs
    Director of Business Development

    25-plus years of experience in senior level management in public, private and start-up companies. Former CEO at Myriad Concepts, IPO on the Toronto Exchange. Served on the team of over seven medical device start-ups.

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    Founder and Chief Medical Officer

    Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Associate Professor of Surgery at West Virginia University Medical Center, Morgantown, WV.

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    Thomas Lawson, PhD
    Director, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs

    Over 20 years of management experience in regulatory and clinical affairs with six device companies. Former Editor-In-Chief of Journal of Vascular Access Devices.


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    Casey McGlynn, partner at WSGR; Jim Shay, partner at Shay Glenn LLP

Previous Investors

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    San Joaquin Angels, Wilson Sonsini Investment Committee
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    Individual Angels