James D. Merselis
James joined the board of Trinity Biotech in February 2009. Mr. Merselis is currently a consultant to healthcare diagnostic companies. Mr. Merselis was formerly President and CEO of ITC Nexus Dx, Inc., a privately held diagnostics company working to improve patient care by providing rapid and reliable point-of-care (POC) medical test information. Prior to this Mr. Merselis served as President and CEO of Alverix, Inc., a privately held company developing portable medical diagnostic instruments. From 2002 to 2007, Mr. Merselis served as President and CEO of HemoSense, Inc. (AMEX: HEM), a point-of-care diagnostics company providing patients and physicians with rapid test results to help manage the risk of stroke with the use of warfarin or Coumadin. Prior to his tenure at HemoSense, Mr. Merselis served as President and CEO of Micronics, Inc., a microfluidics company. In addition, Mr. Merselis held a series of increasingly responsible executive positions over twenty-two years with Boehringer Mannheim Diagnostics (now Roche Diagnostics).
healthcare diagnostic companies.