Laura N. Dietch

President and CEO, BioTrace Medical, Inc.

Ms. Dietch has more than twenty-five years of experience in the medical device industry as a Chief Executive Officer, company co-founder, director, fundraiser, inventor, and mentor. She is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of BioTrace Medical, Inc., a commercial stage cardiovascular medical device company, which she co-founded and has led from inception. Ms. Dietch has gained extensive executive and operating experience in both private and public companies, having been a member of the senior management team in several start-up and Fortune 500 companies, including Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Progressive Angioplasty Systems, LuMend and Medtronic. Ms. Dietch is also an active angel investor as well as a past director and current member of Life Science Angels and has sat on that group’s Medical Devices Committee for the past ten years.

Ms. Dietch received her bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a MSc degree in Health and Medical Sciences (Human Genetics) and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley.