Pete Aman President & CEO
Pete Aman brings leadership, experience and vision to the company. He is a highly experienced entrepreneur and executive with over 25 years experience in strategy, operations, finance and business development. He has built a solid track record in leading and transitioning early stage companies through product launch and commercialization. As the first member of the Insurgical leadership team, he led the raise of investment, recruited key management, began development of the IP portfolio and transitioned the company from start-up through product launch. His substantial international experience has been critical in developing a worldwide network of market development partners. Prior to Insurgical, he led the transformation of an emerging technology company from its initial founding into a world leader in memory test equipment. Earlier in his career he managed all aspects of finance and business planning for a technology venture focused on developing and deploying advanced semiconductor packaging technologies. He has his BS in Finance from the University of Arizona and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.
Rich Acevedo Director of Engineering
Rich Acevedo is a highly accomplished, results-oriented engineering leader with over 20 years in the medical device industry. Skilled in all phases of product commercialization, he brings a hands-on and intuitive approach to problem solving to the organization. Prior to Insurgical, Rich managed product development at Integra Life Sciences (formerly Ascension Orthopedics) leading development of multiple lower extremity products both prior to and post-acquisition of Ascension. Earlier in his career, Rich spent time at Smith and Nephew, Johnson & Johnson as well as Boston Scientific in senior design and development roles. Rich’s experience in both small company, entrepreneurial settings as well as with large, multinational medical device organizations has been critical in the product development maturation of Insurgical. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida and a Master of Science in Engineering Management from Florida International University.