Alon Mozes, PhD
CEO and Co-founder
Dr. Mozes has been working in computer graphics and image-guided applications in start-up companies for nearly 20 years. As a principal engineer and one of the first 20 employees at MAKO Surgical Corp., he helped develop the software for their ground-breaking Rio system for orthopedic robotic surgery. Prior to MAKO Surgical Corp., he developed Emmy award-winning technology with Sportvision, Inc. in the area of real-time sports broadcast graphics. Dr. Mozes received his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Miami and his B.S. and M.Eng. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
VP Operations and Co-founder
Mr. Salcedo has over a decade of experience in manufacturing and mechanical design for the medical device industry. He was a principal robotic design engineer for MAKO Surgical Corp. and was a key designer for the first concept as well as one of the main designers for the second generation systems to follow. Prior to that, Mr. Salcedo served as lead researcher for the Cardiovascular Engineering Center at Florida International University. Mr. Salcedo was also a senior manufacturing engineer for Calnetix Inc., the world leader in developing and manufacturing high speed electric motors and generators. Mr. Salcedo holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the Florida International University.
VP Finance & HR
Erik joined Neocis in 2018 to lead the Finance and HR functions. Through international positions supporting medical device and pharm/bio companies, Erik accumulated a wealth of financial expertise in sales and marketing, supply chain, research and development and tax. Before joining Neocis, he was the head of Finance, IT & Facilities at Verb Surgical, a Joint Venture between Google and J&J focused on the general surgery robotics space. Erik holds a Master's Degree in commercial engineering (technology management) from the University of Antwerp, Belgium. He also holds a master's in finance from Vlerick Business School.
VP Sales & Marketing
Christopher Sells is a medical device executive with a unique background focused on the commercialization of disruptive technology. Mr. Sells has 25 years of management experience, with the past 17 years focused on launching robotic surgery platforms within the U.S. market. Prior to joining Neocis, Mr. Sells was General Manager of Epica International, Vice President of U.S. Sales and Vice President of New Business Development at Mazor Robotics, Senior Vice President of Global Operations at Hansen Medical Inc and VP of Sales at Intuitive Surgical Inc, where he merited consecutive US Vice President Awards for his achievements. Mr. Sells is recognized as a visionary, a motivating mentor and a builder of high-quality teams that deliver results.