The Alleviant Medical team is a dynamic group of innovators committed to developing a transformative technology that will enable heart failure patients to get the right care at the right time.

Jacob Kriegel, MD


Chief Executive Officer

Avni Patel, ME

Chief Operating Officer

Alex Arevalos, PhD

Chief Technology Officer

Albertien Greijdanus, MS

Chief Commercial Officer

Scientific Advisory Board

Our advisors bring relevant clinical and industry expertise as prominent thought leaders in the fields of interventional cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, and medical devices to guide the development of our proprietary technology.

Martin Leon, MD

Director, Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy, Columbia University Medical Center

Billy Cohn, MD

VP of Medical Devices & Director, Center for Device Innovation, Johnson & Johnson

Ashok Gowda, PhD

Founder & COO, Visualase (acquired by Medtronic); President & CEO, Biotex

Eric Richardson, PhD

Principal R&D Engineer, Structural Heart, Medtronic; Bioengineering Faculty, Rice University