John Gandolfo has been serving as our Chief Financial Officer and Secretary since December 2017. Mr. Gandolfo has approximately 30 years of experience as a chief financial officer of multiple rapidly growing private and publicly held companies with a primary focus in the life sciences, healthcare and medical device areas. Mr. Gandolfo has had direct responsibility over capital raising, including five public offerings, financial management, mergers and acquisition transactions and SEC reporting throughout his professional career.
Prior to joining Eyenovia, Mr. Gandolfo was Chief Financial Officer of Xtant Medical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: XTNT) from July 2010 through September 2017. Prior to joining Xtant, he served as the Chief Financial Officer for Progenitor Cell Therapy LLC, the global contract development and manufacturing services platform of the Hitachi Chemical Regenerative Medicine Business Sector, represented in the United States by Hitachi Chemical Advanced Therapeutics Solutions, LLC, a manufacturer of stem cell therapies, from January 2009 to June 2010.
Prior to joining Progenitor, Mr. Gandolfo served as the Chief Financial Officer of Power Medical Interventions, Inc. (acquired by Covidien Public Limited Company (NYSE: COV, which was in turn acquired by Medtronic Public Limited Company (NYSE: MDT)), a publicly held developer and manufacturer of computerized surgical stapling and cutter systems, from January 2007 to January 2009.
Prior to joining Power Medical Interventions, Mr. Gandolfo was the Chief Financial Officer of Bioject Medical Technologies, Inc., a then publicly held supplier of needle-free drug delivery systems to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, from September 2001 to May 2006, and served on the Bioject’s board of directors from September 2006 through May 2007.
Prior to joining Bioject, Mr. Gandolfo was the Chief Financial Officer of Capital Access Network, Inc. (now known as CAN Capital, Inc.), a privately held specialty finance company, from 2000 through September 2001, and Xceed Software, Inc. (OTC: EXDW), an Internet consulting firm, from 1999 to 2000. From 1994 to 1999, Mr. Gandolfo was Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Impath, Inc., a then publicly held, cancer-focused healthcare information company.
From 1987 through 1994, he was Chief Financial Officer of Medical Resources, Inc., a then publicly held manager of diagnostic imaging centers throughout the United States.
Mr. Gandolfo currently serves on the board of directors and audit committee of Odyssey Group International, Inc. (OTC: ODYY). Mr. Gandolfo received his B.A. in business administration from Rutgers University. He is a certified public accountant (inactive status) who began his professional career at Price Waterhouse.