Who We Are
Chief Operations Officer
Dr. Dinesh Kumar is a medical devices engineering and operations executive with more than 20 years of operations and R&D expertise from diverse industries such as energy, automobile and medical devices. Dinesh has brought several Class-II medical devices to market through 510(k) route. As VP-R&D at Eigen, Dinesh launched first MRI/Ultrasound fusion guided biopsy system to enable integration of MRI in prostate cancer diagnostics which has since become a standard-of-care. He has overseen development and launch of products in cardiovascular, urology and vascular diagnostics and treatment domains and advises a number of medical device startups. Dinesh currently holds 13 pending or issued patents and has more than 30 peer-reviewed publications. He completed his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The University of Iowa with a focus on medical image registration, and MBA from University of California, Berkeley.