Dr. Jian Zhang is the founder and CEO of a Stealth Model startup working on single-use endoscopes. The company started full operations in February 2017. He recruited a multifunctional team and obtained the FDA clearance for a single use endoscope system within 14 months of operations. The team conducted the first in human (FIM) study at Stanford and validated product with more than a dozen physicians. The company owns several patents on single-use endoscopes and has established a supply chain for producing single-use endoscopes at volume with very low cost.
Dr. Zhang previously was co-founder and CEO of robotphoenix. He grew the company to about 80 people, had sales over 2M USD, raised over 4M USD. The company is located in mainland China and focuses on industrial robot and automation. Prior to that he was the system director (employee #2) at Auris Health (previously Auris Surgical Robotics). His development work contributed to fund raising of A and B rounds (total ~45M USD).