Russ specializes in growing global, sustainable businesses to 10x revenue and profits from stagnant or net loss. He is currently interim COO and advisor to the CEO’s of medical and health tech companies. Russ’ operating experience includes CEO of Molecular Image, General Manager at Philips Healthcare and General Manager at KLA-Tencor. Co-inventor of the world’s 1st wafer inspection system which grew to a $1B business for KLA, he’s savvy in creating collaborative partnerships with key technologists to match solutions to the right market opportunity.
Russ holds an MS and PhD in EE from the University of Illinois. He has also completed Stanford’s Executive Program in Management of High Tech Companies.