Ofer Pintel has been a active part of the medical device start-up industry for the past 16 years. Ofer served as CEO and founder of LunGuard Medical, an ICU pneumonia prevention system for six years. Concurrently, he also worked key positions at medical device start-up companies CGM3 Medical (Implanted continuous glucose monitoring), Ornim Medical (Noninvasive cerebral perfusion monitoring), ODF Medical (Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopes), and SurgiVision Medical (Stereoscopy neurosurgical microscope).
In the last seven years Ofer served as a mentor to classes of exceptional biomedical students at Tel Mond High School, and recently joined Sapir College in Sderot as a lecturer in the biomedical marketing department.
Ofer holds a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from The Technion, a M.Sc. in Agricultural Engineering from The Technion, an MBA from the University of Derby, England, and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in business management at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.