A life sciences continuum for innovation,
commercialization, and training.

— M2M Vision

OUR TEAM

 
Founder and CEO

Founder and CEO

Dr. Aaron Ali

As a Board Certified Anesthesiologist and previous member of the US Army Reserves (‘90-’96), Dr. Ali’s exemplary leadership skills began at his time as chief resident at the Duke University Anesthesiology Residency program. Since then, Dr. Ali has served as Chief of Anesthesia, Chair of Physician Peer Review, and Secretary of Seton Northwest Hospital. In 2006, Dr. Ali formed the Travis County Anesthesia Association (TCAA) and served as CEO. Dr. Ali has served as a consultant for Stryker in the Acute Pain Management division, he sits on the Board of Advisors for Capson Physician Insurance Company, and contributes to the Advisory Board of DocBookMD.

COO, CFO, CLO

COO, CFO, CLO

Dennis James

With degrees in Finance, JD, and MBA, Dennis’ career has been built on consulting, as well as holding board and c-level positions (COO, CFO, CLO) in start-up and early-stage businesses across a variety of industries. Prior to relocating to Austin, Dennis lived and worked in various cities including Scottsdale, Seattle, Dallas, Tokyo, and Paris. Dennis began his career as a corporate partner in a large Dallas law firm, and enjoys golf, woodworking, and reading.

Vice President of Lab Operations

Vice President of Lab Operations

Paul Mariani

After graduating from Montana State University in 2012, Paul has spent his time in research-based lab operations. He has been with MedtoMarket Consulting for the past four years, and is bringing his technical and operational skills to the MedtoMarket Lab facilities. Originally from Connecticut, Paul enjoys biking, skiing, and the culinary arts.

Executive Director, Co-working

Executive Director, Co-working

Ryan Baird

Since graduating from Texas Tech University in 2006, Ryan has owned and operated several startups and small businesses, acted as Creative Director for a hospitality company, and overseen operations in product development, additive manufacturing, as well as medical device engineering firms. Ryan is a native Austinite, and enjoys animal rescue, networking, and reading.