Dr. David Vachon is a pharmaceutics and medical device entrepreneur, with training in Science (PhD) & Business (MBA). David has spent twelve years with a large medical device company and has vast experience in areas of product development, engineering, and management (St. Jude Medical, Minimed & Medtronic). Following the acquisition of Minimed by Medtronic, he moved into a role as CTO in his first startup, Aegis Biosciences. He relocated to Spokane, WA, in part due to the availability of more affordable laboratory space, a good school system, and a thriving community for his family. Following an exit from Boston Scientific, he founded Iasis Molecular Sciences.