John Bowers is an advisor to SharpArrow Medical. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the medical technology field developing and commercializing products for cardiovascular, surgical, neurological and imaging specialties. Most recently, John was Chief Commercial Officer at Verathon Medical, the global leader in video laryngoscopy and bladder volume measurement and a subsidiary of Roper Technologies (NYSE: ROP). Prior to that, he was Chief Operating Officer at ultrasound therapy startup Kona Medical, Senior Vice President at ultrasound leader SonoSite (acquired by FujiFilm for $1B), and Chief Executive Officer at NorthStar Neuroscience where he and the founder led a successful IPO that raised over $100M. Earlier in his career John served in various management roles at Guidant Corporation and Eli Lilly and Company. John earned a Master in Business Administration with Distinction from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts, Honors in Economics-Accounting from Gonzaga University.