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Management Team

Leadership Team

Combines Extensive Contact Lens & Pharma Experience

Tom Mitro

Interim CEO

Previous President & COO of Aerie Pharmaceuticals Grew 2 organizations (Aerie and ISTA) from <10 to 400+ employees Successfully launched multiple ophthalmic products Managed the building of a manufacturing facility in Europe

Anuj Chauhan


Professor and Department Head in Chemical Engineering at Colorado School of Mines Drug delivery lens technology inventor Ophthalmic technologies inventor for other startups (TearClear)

Cynthia Matossian


MD, FACS Founder of Matossian Eye Associates Refractive Cataract Surgeon and Dry Eye Specialist OWL Visionary Award Ocular Surgery News’ Premier Surgeon One of 100 Power list

Craig Walker


Former R&D VP of J&J Vision Care Inc 30 years of contact lens experience Developer & inventor of leading J&J brands, Acuvue 1-Day, Oasys & Theravision™ with Ketotifen contact lenses