Transforming
the Diagnosis &
Treatment of
Coronary Artery
Disease

CathWorks is dedicated to improving the care of patients suffering from coronary artery disease by using advanced computational science and artificial intelligence to optimize treatment decisions.

Our History

2013

CathWorks founded with a mission to revolutionize the way we understand coronary artery disease to help improve patient outcomes.

2017

FFRangio Validation Study results published in Circulation

2017

CathWorks FFRangio System awarded CE Mark

2018

FAST-FFR Pivotal Trial results published in Circulation

2018

FFRangio receives U.S. FDA 510(k) market clearance

2019

CathWorks and FFRangio featured at the 2019 TCT (Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics) annual meeting

2019

CathWorks FFRangio System receives Japan PMDA approval

2020

FFRangio Pooled Analysis results published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC)

Innovation is at the Heart of What We Do

CathWorks’ mission is to make data-driven decision-making practical by providing clinicians with objective physiology information for every patient they treat.

Our Team

Our team is driven by the opportunity to partner with physicians and make a difference in the lives of patients.

Our focus is to bring our transformational FFRangio System to clinicians and patients worldwide.

  • Leadership Team

Jim Corbett

CEO

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Jim Corbett

CEO

James “Jim” Corbett brings to CathWorks a broad and successful experience in global commercialization and leadership of innovative medical technologies, including 30 years of leadership positions at top medical device companies. Over the course of his career, he has held the positions of Chief Executive Officer, Alphatec Spine, Vertos Medical, ev3 Inc; Chairman and CEO Microtherapeutics, Home Diagnostics Inc.; President, Boston Scientific International; and General Manager Baxter, Japan; as well as a number of executive roles in his 11 years at Baxter Healthcare.

Dalit Cohen-Shipperman

Head of HR

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Dalit Cohen-Shipperman

Head of HR

Mrs. Cohen-Shipperman joins CathWorks with over 14 years of executive positions in HR. She has led global cross organizational HR processes, supported tactical and strategic growth objectives in a variety of company sizes and high-tech domains, such as telecom, commint and network security. Dalit earned her B.A. in Psychology and Communications from the Haifa University and her M.A. cum laude in Organizational Psychology from the Bar-Ilan University.

Mike Feher

VP, Finance & CFO

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Mike Feher

VP, Finance & CFO

Mr. Feher joins CathWorks with over 13 years of finance and strategy experience in companies such as Edwards Lifesciences, Volcom and Deloitte, including managing investor relationships, strategic planning and financial operations. Mike is a certified public accountant.

He earned his B.S. in Accounting, Finance and Economics from Chapman University and his MBA from University of Southern California.

Paul Kapsner

VP, Sales

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Paul Kapsner

VP, Sales

Paul joins CathWorks with 27 years of commercial sales and marketing leadership experience in market leading medical device companies, including Boston Scientific, Covidien, and Medtronic. That experience includes deep engagement in the coronary diagnostic market. He earned a B.S. in Engineering from The United States Military Academy—West Point and an M.B.A. from Oklahoma City University.

Guy Lavi

President, Co-Founder

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Guy Lavi

President, Co-Founder

CathWorks President & Co-Founder, Mr. Guy Lavi is a seasoned executive with a strong technological and managerial experience. Guy serves as a managing partner and founder of Vision Elements and has also held R&D and executive positions at Philips, P-Cure, and the IDF. Guy is an inventor in multiple patent and patent applications in Medical Imaging and is a subject matter expert in computer vision and image-based physiology analysis. Mr. Lavi earned his double B.Sc. and M.Sc. summa cum laude from the Technion – Israeli Institute of ‎Technology in Haifa.

Ifat Lavi, PhD

CTO, Co-Founder

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Ifat Lavi, PhD

CTO, Co-Founder

Dr. Ifat Lavi is the founder of CathWorks and has served as its CTO and VP Product since its inception. Ifat earned her Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the Tel-Aviv University, is an author of numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals of biomedical Imaging and an inventor in numerous patents and patent applications. Dr. Lavi served as the director of the Research and Imaging Laboratory at the Rabin Medical Center – a hub of innovative imaging, diagnostics and therapeutic approaches in interventional cardiology. Ifat gained extensive experience in managing clinical research in cardiac imaging for the Cardiac CT program at Philips Medical Systems (Philips Medical, Haifa, Israel).

Ramin Mousavi

VP, Global Marketing & Strategy

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Ramin Mousavi

VP, Global Marketing & Strategy

Mr. Mousavi has over 20 years of global marketing, strategy, product development and general management expertise and is widely recognized for leading one of the most successful cardiovascular device launches of the past decade. Prior to joining CathWorks, he was the head of marketing for Transcatheter Heart Valves in the U.S. at Edwards Lifesciences.

Mr. Mousavi earned B.S. degrees in both computer- and electrical engineering from UC, Irvine. He also earned an M.B.A. from UC, Irvine and received a Healthcare Executive Leadership certificate for Business Innovation in Global Healthcare from Harvard Business School.

Mica Mor BenDavid

Chief of Staff, Israel

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Mica Mor BenDavid

Chief of Staff, Israel

Mrs. Mor-BenDavid joined CathWorks with over 13 years of finance, management and operation experience in start-up companies, from seed to M&A and as an audit manager at Ernst & Young. Mica is a certified public accountant.

She earned her B.A. in Business Administration, Management and Operations from the college of Management- Academic Studies.

Orly Schwartz

VP, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs

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Orly Schwartz

VP, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs

Mrs. Schwartz joins Cathworks with over 16 years of operational and executive clinical & regulatory experience in MedTech, including oversight, as well as hands-on management of multi-center, multi-continent clinical studies. Orly served as the sponsor’s regulatory point of contact in communications and submissions to EU competent authorities and US FDA. Prior to Cathworks, she managed the clinical research and regulatory affairs in venture-backed class-III implantable device companies incl. Endospan and NLT-spine. Orly earned her B.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering from the Tel-Aviv University.

Asaf Jazcilevich

VP, R&D

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Asaf Jazcilevich

VP, R&D

Asaf is an experienced R&D manager with solid track record of building and leading multi-disciplinary groups consisting of software, hardware and algorithm engineers in various domains, such as mobile, display & automotives. Asaf joins CathWorks following a 12-years long senior appointment in Samsung’s Israeli R&D Center, where he led the cutting-edge computer vision and image processing platforms – subsequently deployed in Samsung’s flagship products. Prior to Samsung, Mr. Jazcilevich served as a firmware team leader for TransChip and has also worked at Intel. Asaf holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Tel-Aviv University.

Daniel Sclar

VP, Operations

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Daniel Sclar

VP, Operations

Mr. Sclar brings over 25 years of management experience to CathWorks. He served as an operations and logistics manager in the IDF and has held executive positions in the nanotech and medical device industries. He earned his B.S in Industrial Engineering from the Technion University (Cum Laude) and his MBA from Ben Gurion University.

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