Mike co-founded MB Innovations (MBI) in 2011 while still a Partner at MB Venture Partners. MBI is a medical device design, development & consulting firm providing outsourced product development and strategic services to clients in the musculoskeletal sector. In late 2016 Mike joined MBI’s management, taking over leadership for the organization in Jan 2017. Prior to MBI, Mike spent 9 years as a Partner at MB Venture Partners which followed a 16-year career at Medtronic Sofamor Danek during which he held variously positions of increasing responsibility in product and technology development. Prior to Medtronic Sofamor Danek, Mike held product development positions at Synthes USA and Smith & Nephew. Mike received his Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and his Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Texas, Southwestern Graduate School. He is a board member of MBVP portfolio company Calosyn and served on several other, now exited boards, including Cayenne Medical, Zyga Technologies, Veracity Medical solutions and Expanding Orthopedics.