Experienced leadership matters
Professor Cerullo, a Founder & Scientific Advisor and executive director, contributes world-leading expertise in laser spectroscopy and nonlinear optical microscopy. Via CRI Italy’s status of spin-off of Politecnico di Milano, he provides access to state-of-the-art laboratories and funding opportunities.
CEO & CTO
Dr Matteo Negro, is widely experienced in laser technology, ISO 13485 and the requirements of medical devices regulations. Matteo is leading the company after having built a technical team with expert knowledge in the critical technology areas. As a CTO, Matteo is also leading product design and development.
Neil Crabb is Chief Executive of Frontier IP. He co-founded Sigma Capital Group plc and has considerable experience as an investor and director of a wide range of technology and university spin-out companies. Neil is an approved person under FSMA.
A veteran of international high-tech business activities based at various times in Switzerland, Hong Kong, Singapore and the UK, Paul has led CRI from its founding in March 2018 and is currently a non-executive director of the company.
Operations, engineering and quality
Executive Admin Assistant
Degrees in Business Administration and International Relations, Angela is involved with administrative and financial aspects of the company.
Francesco obtained a Ph.D. on Raman Microscopy at Politecnico di Milano and gained industry experience in fibre lasers development and characterization. He spent almost two years working in Zurich as a postdoc and then in a high-tech startup. Francesco is leading the R&D department.
Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs Manager
Elisa obtained a master degree in Biomedical Engineering at Politecnico di Milano. She has 8 years industry experience on ISO 13485 and medical devices regulations. Elisa is now responsible for both company and product certification.
Andrea obtained a Ph.D in Electronics Engineering from Politecnico di Milano discussing the thesis: “High-Speed and Low-Noise Multichannel Electronics for Broadband Coherent Raman Imaging”. Successively he got a post-doc scholarship on the same topic. Andrea is responsible for the acquisition system design and development.
Gabriele Di Noia
Gabriele obtained a Master Degree in Engineering Physics at Politecnico di Milano specialising in the field of Photonics and Nano-Optics. Gabriele is now part of the R&D team, focusing on the development of innovative fiber lasers and Coherent Raman platforms.
Mujeeb obtained a master’s degree in Optoelectronics from university of South Wales in the UK. Previously he has worked on the production of High-power pulsed fibre lasers. Mujeeb is currently a part of the R&D team, focusing on the development of graphene based saturable absorber.
Federico obtained a Master Degree in Electronics Engineering from Politecnico di Milano discussing the thesis: “Multichannel Digital System for Closed-Loop Control Of Densely-Integrated Photonic Circuits”. He joined the R&D team and his activity is focused on the design and development of the acquisition system.
Benedetta obtained a Ph.D. on Multimodal Microscopy at Politecnico di Milano with a thesis entitled: “Multimodal Nonlinear Optical Microscopy for Biological Applications”. Benedetta joined the R&D team, working on microscope development and system integration and applications.
Production and Supply Chain Manager
Physics Engineer, 3 years experience as Laser Manufacturing Engineer and 4 years as Production Manager of solid state lasers and RF energy-based devices in the medical field.