StarFish Medical announces the appointment of John Walmsley as Product Development Manager

Victoria, BC – StarFish Medical is proud to announce the appointment of John Walmsley as Product Development Manager.

John brings 17 years of experience in product development and manufacturing transfer to the role.  For the past three years, he has been an integral part of the StarFish Medical product development team that helps companies bring their medical products to market.  Prior to joining StarFish, he spent six years in various R&D Engineering roles at Hewlett Packard and eight years at JDS Uniphase working as a design engineer and later as product manager for high-power, fibre-optic, laser devices.

“John’s combination of deep technical expertise and exceptional people skills have been of great benefit to StarFish and our clients over the past three years.  I am delighted to see him stepping into this role as leader of the product development team and look forward to him continuing to build on our strong client relationships.”

John will be responsible for managing product development execution including client relationship management, project oversight, technical decision making, documentation, testing and ensuring conformance to our ISO13485 medical quality system.

John holds a Master of Science in Optoelectronics & Optical Information Processing from Queen’s University Belfast and a Bachelor of Science (with Honours) in Physics from the University of Bristol.  John is certified as a Chartered Physicist in the United Kingdom and a Professional Physicist in Canada.

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