Niall Cairns, BEc., ACA, FAICD

Executive Chairman & Co-Founder

Niall Cairns joined CardieX in 2017. As a Sydney-based technology growth investor, Mr. Cairns has a 25-year track record of value creation, restructuring, and exits in both listed and unlisted companies, having assisted in driving the global growth of over 50 companies in sectors as diverse as digital media, agtech, medtech, consumer Internet, and SaaS based businesses. He is currently the Chairman of Tambla Limited, a Non-Executive Director of Chant West Holdings and Tru-Test Limited, Co-Owner of C2 Ventures Pty Ltd., as well as Kestrel Capital and the Carnethy Group of companies. Mr Cairns is also a Principal of C2 Ventures Pty Ltd, CardieX's largest shareholder.

Craig R. Cooper, BEc., LLB (Hons)

Group Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder (USA-based)

Craig Cooper is a serial tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist, best selling author, and CNBC business network TV host, Mr. Cooper was previously the co-founder of Boost Mobile (USA), the Managing Partner and Head of Venture Capital at Saban Ventures, a founding Partner in the Softbank Capital Technology Fund, co-founder of NRG Asia–Pacific (Australia's largest private electricity supplier), and a founding director of EBT Mobile - China's largest private mobile phone retailer. He was also a Senior Associate at Australia’s largest national law firm where he acted for clients such as United Airlines, The Disney Corporation, and DHL International (where he was External General Counsel). Mr. Cooper has a Bachelor of Economics and a Bachelor of Laws (Honors) from the University of Sydney in Australia. Mr Cooper is also a Principal of C2 Ventures, CardieX's largest shareholder, and the Group CEO of CardieX's subsidiaries, ATCOR, and CONNEQT Health

Lesa Musatto

Non-Executive Independent Director (USA-based)

Lesa was elected to the Board in April 2022. She has 30 years of global experience in brand marketing, product management, business development, operations and sales. Lesa currently serves as the Chief Marketing Officer at Auction Technology Group (ATG:LSE) after being in multiple executive and marketing strategy roles for companies ranging from large corporations to startups. Her ability to execute successful marketing campaigns has allowed Lesa to take on roles in different industries – from consumer retail experience with Levi Strauss, Gap, Inc, and Safeway to health tech experience with Nuelle and more recently, with ATG – a leading publicly listed exchange and marketplace technology platform. Lesa’s extensive experience provides her with a strong understanding of how to reach customers in a way that resonates with different target markets across the medical and consumer sectors. With most of her prior work being in the B2C space, she brings with her a unique dynamic and new perspective to the CardieX board.

R. King Nelson, BA, MBA

Non-Executive Independent Director (USA-based)

King was elected to the Board in November 2015. He brings more than 30 years of diverse experience and expertise with medical devices. He was previously President and CEO of Uptake Medical Corporation, a company focused on treatments for emphysema and lung cancer. Prior to that, he served as president and CEO of Kerberos Proximal Solutions, which was acquired by FoxHollow Technologies, and as president and CEO of VenPro, a heart valve business acquired by Medtronic. Both these companies specialized in devices for the cardiovascular system. Prior to that, he spent 19 years with Baxter International and American Hospital Supply Corporation in roles of increasing responsibility that included division president for Dade Diagnostics, Bentley Labs, and Baxter’s Perfusion Services.

Jarrod White, BCom., CTA

Non-Executive Director

Jarrod is a Chartered Accountant with broad experience in corporate finance structuring, advice for listed and unlisted entities, and accounting for high net worth individuals. Sector specialties include biotechnology, financial services, and energy. Jarrod is especially experienced in corporate structures, M&A, equity raises, and tax planning over a diverse range of businesses.


Craig R. Cooper

CEO & Co-Founder

Boost Mobile
Saban Ventures
Softbank Capital Technology Fund
EBT Mobile

Reid Yeoman

Chief Financial Officer

Digital Brands Group

Steven Kesten. MD

Chief Medical Officer

SKC Life Sciences
Uptake Medical
Pneuma Respiratory
Boehringer Ingelheim

Mark Gorelick. Ph.D.

Chief Product Officer

Traction Health
PAI Health
Performance Lab
Step Health

Ahmad Qasem

Chief Science & Research Officer

PhD in Biomedical Engineering
Macquarie University

Toni Hofhine

President - ATCOR Medical

EmVenio Research
University of Wisconsin, Dept. of Medicine

Catherine Liao

Chief Strategy Officer


ZiHan Lin

Corporate + Business Development

Uptake Medical
Harvard / Stanford

Rhonda Welch

VP of Health Economics

Welch Healthcare Consulting
Biosense Webster, J&J
Baxter Healthcare

Amy Synnott

Vice President of Content Strategy


Alberto Avolio

Senior Advisor

Professor of Biomedical Engineering
The Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University

Steve Braaten

Operations Director


Sameer Molvi

Director of Product Management

Commissioning Agents Inc
Breathe Technologies
Applied Medical

Bob Hayes

Sr. Director of Clinical and Data Services

Rush University Medical Center
John Stroger Hospital

Gene Yanku

Senior Director Product Design

Mio Labs
Highgear Inc.

Qian Wang

Senior Business Development Manager (China)

New NI Medical
Haishu Medical

Ric Ruffhead

Director, Academic and Clinical Research Partnerships

EP MedSystems (St. Jude)
Cardiac Pathways (Boston Scientific)

Serhan Tombul

Sales Manager EMEA

EGeen International CRO
Kuantum CRO

Kirti Waikar

Quality Assurance Manager

Master's degree in Biotechnology

Gordon Lau

Senior Industrial Designer

Lifesense Inc
Mio Global
Sk8t4u Sports Production GmbH

Shunyao Li

Senior Operations Manager (China)

12 Sigma

Rani Candra

Senior Product Developer

BSc of Biomedical Engineering
University of Technology Sydney

Ehad Akeila

Senior Firmware Engineer

Nokia Research Center

Carol Targos

Commercial Operations Manager

Impel Union
Magid Glove and Safety

Raju Dhungana

Software Developer

Danfe Solution

Jose Vasquez

Principal Engineer / Technical Lead

Bell Labs

Rebecca Davis

UI/UX Designer

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Jonathan R. Greene

Senior Software Engineer


Vitor Tomazzi

Product Owner, Cloud & Portal

CrossCountry Mortgage, Inc.
Weatherhead School of Management
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Chris Goane

Senior Software Engineer

Ascensia Diabetes Care
OEM Controls
Vortex Consulting

Griffin Sipos

Field Technical Implementation Lead

Purdue University

Andy Li, Ph.D.

Technical Project Manager

360 Med Care
University of Sydney
UNSW School of Biomedical Engineering

Susan Boekhoff

eCommerce Operations & Customer Care Manager

Cooks Venture

Robert Asis

Product Owner


Prasan Kaikini

Product Owner, Mobile Apps

Lamprey Networks
Nokia Siemens Networks

Ashley Burbano


Nicer Studio

Ilia Pavlov

Senior QA Automation Engineer

InRhythm (Fidelity Investments)
Click Therapeutics, Inc
ZeroIn Software

Kerry Kianipey

Customer Care Team Lead

PR Labs
Internet Brands
Promedical Alliance

Jamie McCardle

Database Administrator/Integrator

Bridge Legal Immigration
Matrix Providers
US Coast Guard Base

Nicole Ashta

Clinical Outcomes Research Assistant

Chicago Discovery Solutions, LLC
Catalent Pharma Solutions

Edgar Leon

Clinical Research Associate

AMITA Health

Anne Assassi

Health Programs Product Manager

Zest Intelligence
Nutrition Therapy Essentials

Justin Garrett

Sr. IT Technical Project Manager

US Air Force
Florida Blue Health Insurance
Revalize Software

Ezenwa Orji

Salesforce Administrator

Samsung Electronics
Citi Health Group

Jen Dokas

Medical Content Writer

Ideology Health
Beckman Coulter

Lindsey Schultz

IT/Manufacturing Operations Manager

PWV Medical