Vice President of Research & Development
With a background in quality, regulatory and manufacturing, Mr. Mike Longo started in 2013 at Intact Vascular and Vesper Medical in 2016 to manage the pipeline of innovative product development and oversee R&D activities. He has extensive medical device engineering experience that includes a strong knowledge of Quality Systems Regulations, ISO 9001 and 13485 as well as management experience for Class I, II and III development programs for cardiovascular and diabetes care products.
Previously, Mr. Longo served as a Staff Design Quality Engineer at Animas Corporation, a Johnson & Johnson Company. Before then, he was an Engineering Manager at Bioconnect Systems with responsibilities for developing an arteriovenous fistula implant and reusable delivery instruments. Mr. Longo also worked at Kensey Nash (now DSM) in senior-level product development and manufacturing engineering roles.
Mr. Longo earned a B.S. degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.