Yi is a seasoned medtech executive/entrepreneur with over 22 years of experience in the medical device industry. Yi is the Chief Technology Officer of Incept LLC, a highly successful medical device accelerator located in Silicon Valley and Boston. Prior to Imperative Care, he was the COO of Ostial Corporation, overseeing development, production, and commercialization.
Previously he was the co-founder and VP of R&D at CAVU, a medical device startup developing novel technologies for the treatment of obesity. Yi held senior management roles at Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) and EndoTex Interventional Systems, Inc. (acquired by BSX).
Other positions Yi held were technical project manager at EP Technologies, Inc. (acquired by BSX), and technical leader at Guided Medical Systems, Inc. Yi is the inventor or co-inventor on multiple patent applications. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.