Barry Cheskin is a seasoned medical device executive who began his career in the medical device industry as a senior engineer at C.R. Bard. Currently, he is the President and CEO of PowerVision, Inc. Prior to that, he was President and CEO of NanoGram Devices Corp., a nanotechnology-based medical device company. Previously, he was the President and CEO of RITA Medical Systems, Inc., a minimally invasive cancer device company. He was also a Division President at another medical device company, Datascope Corp., where he launched the VasoSeal vascular puncture sealing product. Barry has served as a Senior Associate in the management consulting firm of Booz, Allen & Hamilton.
Barry holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from MIT, an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from Columbia Business School.