Vice President, Operations
Mr. Roberts joined Svelte as Vice President of Operations in 2014 and brings over 25 years of Operations and R&D leadership experience across a wide range of industries including regenerative medicine, medical and combination products.
Prior to joining Svelte, Mr. Roberts served as Director of Strategy for LifeCell, fostering technical innovation and supply chain capabilities supporting commercial work in the emerging regenerative medicine and biologics markets. Prior to LifeCell, Mr. Roberts served as Business Unit Manager for the drug-eluting and bare metal stent commercialization programs at Cordis Cardiology, then a division of Johnson & Johnson. He successfully launched products with unique and novel partnerships while creating global supply and distribution networks.
Mr. Roberts holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.