Medtech startup FluidIQ announced today that its COO Matt Vogelhuber will serve as interim CEO following the death of founding CEO Chris Jung.
Vogelhuber joined the Newbury, California–based company earlier this year. He’s a 30-year medical device industry veteran.
A group of doctors, engineers and patient advocates joined together in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic to start FluidIQ. The public benefit and Delaware corporation seeks to use proprietary fluidics technology to solve medical need gaps, including ventilators. Its first product is a lipstick-sized resuscitation/ventilation device intended for providing emergency breathing assistance.FluidIQ Chris Jung unexpectedly passed away at age 42. [Image courtesy of FluidIQ]FluidIQ announced on November 2 that Jung had passed away unexpectedly at the age of 42.
“The time following the loss of a visionary leader, like Chris, needs a leader with a proven track record of navigating during …