Peter J. Mariani
Mr. Mariani joined AxoGen in March 2016. He brings more than 25 years of experience as a financial executive in private and public companies. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer of Lensar, Inc, a privately held laser refractive cataract surgery company, from July 2014 through January 2016, which was sold in December 2015. From June 2011 to June 2014 he served as Chief Financial Officer of Hansen Medical, a publicly traded medical device company developing robotic solutions for intravascular procedures. From 2007 through 2010 he served as Chief Financial Officer for two privately held companies (Harlan Laboratories: 2007 – 2009; and BMW Constructors: 2009 - 2010). From 1994 through 2006 he served in various senior financial roles with Guidant Corporation, a publicly traded leader in the development and sale of medical devices for the treatment of cardiovascular disease. Pete began his career with Guidant as Director of Corporate Financial Reporting where he supported the initial IPO of Guidant and ultimately served as Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. His experience at Guidant included two years as Director of Financial Reporting, Guidant Vascular Intervention in Santa Clara, California, and four years in Tokyo, Japan, mostly as Vice President Finance and Administration. While in Japan he helped to facilitate the conversion and scale of the Japan business from a distributor network to a direct sales and marketing organization. Following the 2006 sale of Guidant to Boston Scientific Corporation, he co-led the initial integration of the two companies. From 1987 to 1994 Pete worked with Ernst and Young, LLP, where he served a diverse client base as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Pete received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Indiana University.