MolecuLight's management team has an extensive experience working with development companies in the medical device, pharmaceutical and wound care industry.


Anil Amlani


Anil has extensive senior executive experience in Canada and the USA in the medical device communication technology industries including roles as CEO, COO, and CFO. His career accomplishments include revenue and profitability growth, strategy, acquisitions, restructuring, operational efficiencies, global expansions, new product introductions, and completion of over $500M in financing. In addition, he has led or been a key executive in three significant exits – Cancom/StarChoice to Shaw ($675M), VisualSonics (US $67.9M) to SonoSite, and SonoSite to Fujifilm (US $995M).


Ralph DaCosta, PhD

Founder, CSO, Director

Ralph is the Cancer Care Ontario Research Chair in Cancer Imaging and a Principal Investigator at the Ontario Cancer Institute in Princess Margaret Hospital. His expertise is in developing optical molecular imaging and molecular probe technologies for clinical applications in disease diagnosis and treatment.


Catherine Theodoropoulos, PhD

VP Marketing & Product Strategy

Catherine’s scientific background is in biochemistry, molecular biology and pharmacology. In her previous position at VisualSonics, Catherine was instrumental in shaping product direction, market positioning and overseeing market expansion of the company’s high-frequency ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging devices.


Nitesh Mistry

Operations Leader

Nitesh is an experienced production and operations leader with over 20 years experience in medical device manufacturing. Previously he was the Vice President of Manufacturing at VisualSonics where he was responsible for the manufacturing of all products and the technical support to its customers.


Jamie Joint

International Sales Director

Jamie has in excess of 20 years’ experience in the medical device industry, building successful sales infrastructure and driving growth on a global scale. Jamie joined MolecuLight from a European Commercial Director position at Acelity, but spent the majority of his career as part of the Olympus group, where he held a number of senior Sales & Marketing roles in the UK, Middle East & Africa. He is passionate about rallying teams around a common goal and developing the necessary tools and systems to build sales capabilities.