Lisa Wipperman Heine
Lisa Wipperman Heine is currently COO at Mitralign, Inc., an early stage, venture backed medtech company focused on transcatheter heart valve annuloplasty. Lisa has spent over 25 years in the medical device industry. Prior to joining Mitralign, Lisa was most recently Founder and Principal at deArca Strategic Solutions, LLC, a medtech strategic consulting firm. Prior to deArca, Lisa was Global Vice President of Medical Affairs for Covidien’s Vascular Therapies Business where she was responsible for the strategy and operations of Clinical Affairs, Healthcare Economics, Policy and Reimbursement and Medical Education. Her additional experience includes operational roles in regulatory affairs as well as sales and marketing. Lisa is also adjunct faculty in the Medical Device Graduate Program at St. Cloud State University. She received her bachelor’s degree from St. Olaf College and her graduate degree from the University of Manitoba.