President, Eyegenix, LLC
Mr. Lee leads the Eyegenix™ division in the development
of an artificial cornea for the treatment of corneal
blindness. Mr. Lee comes to SKAI Ventures with 13
years of medical device experience. Previously, Mr.
Lee led the research and development team at Coalescent
Surgical, Inc., a venture funded medical device
startup focused on minimally invasive cardiovascular
bypass and valve fixation, acquired by Medtronic Inc in
2004. Prior to his work at Coalescent, Mr. Lee led R&D efforts
at two venture financed companies: Vivant Medical
which was acquired by Valley Lab/Tyco, and AneuRx,
which was acquired by Medtronic Inc. Mr. Lee
received his MS from the Georgia Institute of Technology
and is a registered Professional Engineer in the
state of CA.