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The Bolt Team

Led by a seasoned management team, we are developing a new generation of IVL, by pushing the limits on innovation in laser-based IVL system design. We are passionate about providing a unique technology platform to address the unmet needs of IVL for treating a broad spectrum of calcified lesions.

Keegan Harper
Co-Founder and CEO

Over the last 25 years Mr. Harper has founded and led 12 medical device companies. The companies have been clinically focused in the areas of electrophysiology, cardiology, pulmonology, biologics, spine and neurostimulation. He has built world class management teams, structured multiple acquisitions that exceeded $1.5 Billion in exit value and closed on 25+ rounds of venture capital exceeding $600 Million in invested capital. More recently, in 2018 Mr. Harper led the Cryterion Medical acquisition, where Boston Scientific purchased the company for $310M.

Todd Parsons
VP Clinical Field Operations

Laura Geissinger
VP Regulatory Affairs & Quality

Laura joined Bolt in 2021 and brings more than 20 years of experience in regulatory affairs and quality assurance. Prior to working at Bolt she worked at Microvention Terumo as Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs and at Medtronic Neurovascular as Director, Regulatory Affairs. Laura is an experienced leader with a strong record of success with 510(k), PMA and new CE mark applications for novel devices. Laura earned her BA in Biology from the University of San Diego.

Brian Cook
VP Marketing

Brian joined Bolt Medical Sept 2023 and brings more than 20 years in marketing and engineering with a successful track record of developing and launching cardiovascular medical devices. Before Bolt, Brian spent 23 years with Medtronic in various leadership positions. Most recently, Brian served as Director of Marketing and Business Development of Medtronic’s Peripheral Vascular Health Business. He also held several leadership roles in Upstream & Downstream Marketing, and R&D Engineering (3 issued U.S. patents) in the Cardiovascular business. Brian graduated with a BSE in Biomedical Engineering from Arizona State University.