Jacques Coumans, PhD appointed to InkSpace Imaging Board of Directors
Pleasanton, Calif. – September 22, 2022. InkSpace Imaging is pleased to announce the appointment of Jacques Coumans, PhD to the company’s board of directors.
In addition to being widely known and highly regarded for his knowledge in the field of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Jacques Coumans also brings broad commercial experience with MRI manufacturers as well as the hospitals that use them.
I’m delighted to welcome Jacques to our board of directors as the company enters the commercial phase,” said Peter Fischer, President and Chief Executive Officer of InkSpace Imaging. “He brings a wealth of experience in the field of MRI and is broadly connected throughout the industry, and more fundamentally he is focused on the patients’ needs as well.
Coumans has held various executive leadership positions in large, mid-cap and emerging healthcare companies, such as Philips, General Electric, Analogic, Harvard Bioscience and Hyperfine. As CEO ofLakeshore Health Specialists, he advises and coaches imaging companies and their leaders. Coumans is a Dutch American physicist by training and has, over the last 30 years, developed deep domain expertise in the radiology fields of MRI, CT, Ultrasound and X-ray. Coumans completed his undergraduate studies at Eindhoven University of Technology in The Netherlands and earned his PhD from the Technische Universität Braunschweig in Germany. He also held a position as Adjunct Associate
Professor of Radiology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.
“InkSpace Imaging’s MR coil technology addresses the fundamental unmet need in patient centric MRI: how to obtain superior Image Quality efficiently while enhancing, rather than impairing, patient comfort.” said Coumans, “I am excited to join InkSpace Imaging's board of directors and to help position the company for continued greater growth.”
About InkSpace Imaging
InkSpace Imaging Inc. is a leading medical device manufacturer committed to transforming patient outcomes using innovative MRI technology. Its pediatric body array is part of a developing portfolio of innovative MR coils that deliver high resolution images at speed to elevate diagnostic accuracy and patient comfort. It currently partners with both General Electric and Siemens Healthineers to offer custom versions of its MR coils for these MRI manufacturers. For more information, visit https://www.inkspaceimaging.com. Follow @inkspaceimaging on Twitter and LinkedIn.