Brighton, Michigan, April 18, 2016 – FlexDex Surgical announced today that it has named Randall Sullivan President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Sullivan most recently was Sr. VP of Operations at Silkroad Medical, Inc.
FlexDex recently completed the development of its first product, the FlexDex Needle Driver. FlexDex instruments utilize the company’s patented “Virtual Center™” technology to provide surgeons with robotic-like dexterity for the price of low cost mechanical instruments.
Mr. Sullivan worked with FlexDex as an advisor during its fast paced product development program. He will now lead FlexDex’s growth as the Company commercializes its first product and develops an extensive line of products based on the FlexDex technology platform. “Randy’s decades of experience in the medical device industry with direct expertise in engineering, manufacturing, facilities, quality assurance and customer service, will be invaluable in leading FlexDex Surgical through this new and exciting period of growth”, said Tom Davison, Chairman and CEO who added “FlexDex is poised to grow for many years as a result of our extensive product pipeline opportunity for the FlexDex platform. Randy has a very successful track record in leading eight medical device companies through continued growth and highly successful outcomes that will contribute directly to FlexDex Surgical’s future”.
“I am very pleased to be joining the outstanding team at FlexDex. I am looking forward to helping continue the development and commercialization of this game changing technology that has the potential to bring robotic like dexterity to surgeons in every operating room throughout the world at a fraction of the cost of surgical robots”, said Mr. Sullivan.