NDS Surgical Imaging Names Daniel H. Berry as Chief Executive Officer
SAN JOSE, CA – November 15, 2010 –NDS Surgical Imaging (NDSsi) today announced that Daniel H. Berry has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Berry has been on the Board of Directors of NDSsi since 2007, and brings over 30 years of executive management and engineering experience to the company.
For the past 9 years he has been an Operating Partner at Riverside Partners, a Private Equity firm specializing in Healthcare and Technology investments. Prior to joining Riverside, Berry held various positions including President and Chief Operating Officer at Ultratech Stepper Inc., (presently Ultratech Inc. NASDAQ: UTEK), a semiconductor equipment company, Executive Vice President International Operations at General Signal Corp and various technical and management positions at Perkin Elmer Corp. He began his career at Bell Laboratories. At Ultratech, Berry was part of the team that accomplished a management buyout in March of 1993, and a very successful IPO 6 months later.
“Dan has an outstanding track record in growing technology businesses, displaying strong execution, and applying the right mix of strategic, analytic, and leadership skills,” said NDSsi Chairman David Belluck. “Of equal importance is his commitment to a culture of technology and management innovation that respects the efforts of every employee. Dan’s appointment was approved unanimously by the Board of Directors, and we are fully confident he is the right choice to lead NDS Surgical Imaging through its next phase of growth.”
“I am excited to take responsibility for leading one of the most respected medical technology companies in the industry,” said Berry. “We have a dedicated global team, a solid history of quality products, and an enviable reputation of providing new differentiated products to the marketplace. I look forward to working closely with our employees and especially with our customers to continue delivering distinctive state-of-the-art solutions.”
Berry is a member of the Board of Directors of IZI Medical, Rudolph Technologies Inc., (NASDAQ: RTEC), GemCity Engineering and Manufacturing, and ThinkLogical, a developer of advanced video switching solutions. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, and is on the Board of Trustees of the Polytechnic Institute of New York University.
For more information on NDSsi’s leadership team, please visit our website http://www.ndssi.com.
About NDS Surgical Imaging
Based in Silicon Valley, CA, NDS Surgical Imaging (NDSsi) is the global leader in designing and manufacturing medical imaging and informatics systems. NDSsi technology solutions have led the way in re-defining the modern surgical OR, radiology rooms, endoscopy suites and minimally invasive environments.
At the forefront of innovation in medical imaging technology, NDSsi delivers HD visualization and informatics products that enable the clinical imaging solutions of the future, and drive constant improvements in collaborative medicine. NDSsi is a privately held company with US-based R&D and manufacturing facilities, and a global presence in more than 35 countries. For more information, visit www.ndssi.com.