Managing Director / CEO
Dr. Joerg Traub is one of the co-founders and managing director of SurgicEye GmbH. As a CEO he is responsible for General Management, Team Development, Business Development, Production, Marketing and Sales. During his studies of Computer Sciences at Technische Universität München (TUM), Dr. Traub worked for several high-tech companies in Germany, the USA and Singapore including BMW, Siemens and multiple internet start-up companies. In 2005 he received the Werner von Siemens Excellence Award for his exceptional thesis in the field of novel visualization concepts for minimally invasive surgery, in 2008 he received the Ph.D. in medical imaging and navigation with highest distinction.
Dr. Traub coordinated the Image Guided Surgery Group at the Department “Computer Aided Medical Procedures” at TUM where he prepared several industrial and clinical cooperation activities. He is author / co-author of over 40 international papers and eight patent applications. Under his supervision, several new image guided surgery systems were designed, developed and evaluated.