Jed Palmacci brings over 30 years’ experience in sales, marketing, business development and general management within the medical device industry. He has spent the last 14 years in early stage medical device companies in executive leadership roles.
Previously Mr. Palmacci served as V.P. of Commercial Operations for Calypso Medical. The Calypso system has made a meaningful contribution to the safety and efficacy in treating prostate cancer patients. Calypso was acquired by Varian Medical in 2011.
Prior to Calypso Medical Mr. Palmacci served as Global VP of Sales and Services for the flexible robotics company Hansen Medical. He was instrumental in executing early stage sales and marketing initiatives that contributed to a successful IPO in 2006, driving Hansen’s market cap to $600 million in 2007. Hansen Medical was acquired by Auris Surgical in 2016.
Mr. Palmacci has accumulated over 14 years of domain expertise in the ultrasound imaging segment with both The Acuson Corporation and Siemens Medical. He served as Sr. Director of Global Sales for the start-up venture AcuNav, under the umbrella of The Acuson Corp. The AcuNav Intracardiac Ultrasound Catheter is still standard of care in thousands of procedures today. Acuson was acquired by Siemens Medical in 2000 for $700 million.
Mr. Palmacci holds a BS degree in Business Administration from the University of Maine.