BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Professor Anthony Nobles, Chairman of the Board
Prof. Nobles has founded more than 28 companies in the fields of Electronics, Medical Devices, Banking, Automotive Engineering, Retail, Real Estate and many others.
Prof. Nobles is Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Westsachsische Hochschule in Zwickau, Germany. As well as guest professor to the School of Automotive Engineering in Zwickau. Prof. Nobles is also a guest Professor at Nazarbayev University for the School of Medicine and the School of Business.
In his capacity as the Chairman, President, and/or CEO of both private and publically-traded companies, Prof. Nobles has personally invented and Developed more than 155 medical devices, as well as certain leading electronic technologies of our era including the portable electronic book and endoscopic imaging systems.
Prof. Nobles has sold 27 companies or licensed their technologies to several of the world’s largest medical device companies including Medtronic, Johnson and Johnson and Boston Scientific such as the recent sale of Nobles Medical Technologies, his vascular closure business.
Prof. Nobles has been a contributing author for publications on Endovascular Surgery, Angioscopy, Surgical Technology, Neurosurgery, Cardiology, Neuro Endoscopy, Structural Heart Interventions and Laparoscopic Surgery.
Prof. Nobles has lectured, presented and contributed more than 100 times from 1988 to present at the American College of Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Society of Vascular Surgery, the University of California at Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Chapman University, Rose-Hullman Institute of Technology, Harvard Medical School, and the International Society of Neurology and Neurological Surgeons, the Paris Congress of Cardiology, National Congress of Cardiac Surgery- Astana, Congress of Structural Heart Interventions Kazakhstan, CSI Structural Heart Interventions Congress.
As Chief Clinical Specialist Prof. Nobles has 28 years of hands on clinical experience in the O.R. and Catheter lab, having scrubbed in more than 1,000 cases from Neurosurgery to Cardiology. He has given Master Classes in Neurosurgery, Cardiology and Cardiac surgery to physicians all over the world. Prof. Nobles has taught clinical training symposiums at major conferences to leading physicians.
Richard J. Babcock, Esq.
Mr. Babcock’s clients have ranged from privately-held, entrepreneur gown companies to large, well-established public companies. He serves as general counsel to many of his clients and their management and boards of directors, helping to shape and execute their business strategies and advising them on day-to-day legal and other strategic issues.
In his earlier practice, Mr. Babcock was a partner at the international law firms of McDermott Will & Emery, Morrison & Foerster, and Sheppard Mullin.