Christopher von Jako

CEO, Dynatronics

Christopher von Jako

CEO, Dynatronics

Biography

Dr. von Jako was named CEO of Dynatronics in June 2018. He brings extensive leadership and experience in the global medical device market with over 25 years of focusing on development and commercialization of products to improve patient experience and outcomes. Most recently, Dr. von Jako was the President and CEO of NinePoint Medical, an advanced medical imaging GI company, where he successfully secured a significant strategic investment and long-term partnership with Merit Medical in May 2018. Prior to that, he served as President and CEO of NeuroTherm, a pain management business, until its acquisition by St. Jude Medical in August 2014. From 2010 until its divesture in 2013, Dr. von Jako was the President of ActiViews, a minimally invasive IR company. Earlier, he worked in senior executive roles of progressive responsibility with other leading medical device companies such as Integra LifeSciences, Covidien, Medtronic, and Radionics.

Dr. von Jako continues to serve as a board member of NinePoint Medical and nView Medical. He holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Pécs Medical School, a MS degree in Radiological Sciences and Technology from the department of Nuclear Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a double BS degree in Physics and Mathematics from Bates College.