Board of Directors
Robert B. Machinist is Chairman of the Board. Mr. Machinist has served as a
managing partner of M Capital, LLC, a private- equity
investment firm based in
New York, since January 2002. From November 1998 to December
2001, Mr. Machinist served as Managing Director and Head of
Investment Banking for the Bank of New York and its Capital
Markets division. He is the Chairman of the American Committee for the
Weizmann Institute of Science and a member of its
International Board of Governors.
David H. Clarke is a co-founder of DOBI Medical Systems. Mr. Clarke had
been a director of DOBI Medical Systems since December 1999.
Mr. Clarke is the controlling stockholder of Lake Worth
Ventures, Inc., which was the largest stockholder of DOBI
Medical Systems and, as a result of our December 2003 merger,
is our largest stockholder. Since 1995, Mr. Clarke has
been the Chairman and CEO of Jacuzzi Brands, Inc., a New York Stock Exchange-listed
Phillip C. Thomas is a co-founder of DOBI Medical Systems. Mr. Thomas had been the Chief Executive
Officer and a director of DOBI Medical Systems since December 1999, and
for more than one year prior thereto, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Dynamics Imaging, Inc., a corporation from which DOBI Medical
Systems acquired its DOBI technology and other non-financial assets.
Over the past 25 years, Mr. Thomas has served in a number of
public and private high technology senior executive positions.
Mr. Thomas received his B.A.
degree from Brigham
and has completed executive development courses at Harvard
William Li, MD is also a member of our Scientific Advisory Board.
Dr. Li is a co-founder of the Angiogenesis Foundation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, of which he has been the president since April 1990 and
Medical Director since December 1994. Dr. Li works in
association with the National Institutes of Health, the
Veterans Administration and other major governmental and
academic institutions on angiogenesis-related programs.
Webb W. Turner is the Chairman of the Board of
Dynamics Imaging, Inc. Mr. Turner has over 20 years'
experience with investment banking and advisory firms, and 10
years' experience as the chief executive officer of a
furniture manufacturing company.
has a career that includes over 12 years as president and one of the principal
founders of Patricof and Co. Capital Corp. and its successor
companies. From April 2000 to February 2002, Mr. Baker served as head of
the online division of Sterling Financial Investment Group, an
investment company banking firm which served as the placement
agent in the private placement which the Company completed in
connection with the merger.