Bert Monna (CEO & co-founder)
Bert is a serial entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in growing start-ups, from inception to acquisition (with >20 employees) in high-tech and deep-tech industries, complemented by a background in electronics and technical systems engineering. He was previously co-founder and director of SystematIC, and co-founder and CEO of Hyperion Technologies.
Pieter Roelfsema (CSO & co-founder)
Pieter is the Director of the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience. His research focuses on the visual system, specializing in the development of neurotechnology for high-bandwidth visual prostheses to restore a rudimentary form of sight. He coordinates the Dutch neurotechnology initiative, NeuroTech-NL.
Xing Chen (co-founder)
Xing is an Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, specializing in brain-computer interfaces, visual neuroscience, blindness, and microstimulation. She develops high-channel-count neuroprostheses in non-human primates and demonstrated proof-of-concept for the generation of artificial vision in the blind.
Professor of Neurosurgery at the Amsterdam UMC, expert in deep brain stimulation.
Medical product specialist, expert in device safety.
CEO of Neuromatch, expert in business strategy.
Medical Implant Engineer