Mr. Matheson joined the company in 2016, bringing over twenty years’ experience in the life sciences product industry, the last seventeen specialized in the area of medical device regulatory and quality system compliance. Before joining AusculSciences, Rob worked as a Regulatory Manager for Abbott Laboratories. At Abbott he managed a portfolio of blood chemistry, immunochemistry and coagulation tests and instrumentation.
Prior to Abbott, Rob held management roles with DNA Genotek Inc (an Orasure company). He was instrumental in securing 510(k) clearance for a “first in class” genomic bio specimen collection and stabilization device, Oragene® DNA. While at Covidien (now Medtronic) Rob spent eight years as regulatory and quality systems prime for the sleep and neurological diagnostic devices division, working on over 40 medical device development projects where he successfully led his business unit through multiple quality system audits and regulatory inspections.
Rob holds an Honors Diploma in Environmental Technology from Algonquin College, is an ASQ certified Quality Manager and is a certified by the British Standards Institute (BSI) as a lead auditor for ISO13485.