Leadership Team

Dr. Timo Krüger


CEO
Dr. Timo Kruger serves Fiagon as the Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the Board of Director.
Fiagon is the world leader in innovation for image-guided surgical navigation in ENT, Brain, and Spine. Co-founding Fiagon on reimagining of the role of surgical navigation in the OR, Timo has orchestrated the expansion of the company’s reach into over 70 countries worldwide. Under his leadership, Fiagon signed an exclusive distributor and strategic partnership agreement for the US ENT market with Entellus Medical in 2015.
Timo received his PhD in Engineering from Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin in 2006. Specializing in clinical navigation and robotics, Timo’s doctoral thesis served as the basis for Fiagon’s inception in 2007. Prior to enrolling in the doctoral program at Charité, he worked for two years with Metronom Automation GmbH, which specialized in industrial navigation and robotics. Timo received his Bachelor’s degree in Engineering at the Technische Universität Berlin.
Timo maintains that there are two keystones for Fiagon’s success: product iteration speed and employee empowerment. He believes both of these keystones are a factor of the team surrounding him. This belief manifests in Timo’s dedication to his employees, engendering the passion needed for quick, effective solutions to ever-evolving market needs.

Dirk Mucha


CTO
Dr. Dirk Mucha serves as the Chief Technical Office and as a member of the Board of Directors. In addition to leading software-hardware research and development, Dirk serves as the head of Regulatory, overseeing product approval for global markets.
Fiagon has maintained a strong focus on continuous innovation, driving progress in surgical navigation over the last decade. Dirk has spearheaded the technological expansion of Fiagon into global Neurosurgery including brain and spine. As co-founder, Dirk has lead his R&D teams under a philosophy of streamlined development, utilizing rapid iteration cycles to maximize efficiency.
In 2009 Dirk received his Ph.D. in Engineering from Technische Universität Berlin. His focus in Electromagnetic Sensors for Image Guided Surgery led Dirk to join Timo as co-founder of the then-infant-company, Fiagon, upon graduation. Dirk also holds a his Masters in Science in electrical engineering and control systems from the Technische Universität Darmstadt in Darmstadt, Germany and the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden.
Devoted to supporting research and education within the community, Dirk has facilitated numerous Masters and Doctoral degrees over the last decade. Employing equal commitment to his team, he has cultivated a prolific R&D program, cementing Fiagon as an industry leader in innovation.

Wolfgang Urbild


CSO & President, Fiagon NA
Wolfgang Urbild is the Chief Sales Officer for Fiagon GmbH, and the president of Fiagon North America. In this dual position, Wolfgang oversees global sales and revenue target acquisition, and provides the North American branch direction for strategic positioning and business development.
Wolfgang brings over 15 years of leadership experience to Fiagon’s executive team, most recently serving as the Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at BMEYE. Wolfgang offers more than a combined decade of experience as National Sales Manager at Karl Storz Endoscopy and Ethicon Endo Surgery. From his experience with Storz Endoscopy to the then-startup BMEYE, Wolfgang draws keen insight into driving growth through a variety of company stages.
During his tenure at Fiagon, Wolfgang has advocated the fast product iteration methods that define our efficiency. Believing firmly in his team, Wolfgang embraces Fiagon’s progressive style of management, focused on employee growth and development.

Peter Loos


COO
Peter serves Fiagon as the Chief Operations Officer. He contributes to company success by overseeing production, logistics, and resource management.
Peter brings over 20 years of management experience to Fiagon. Recently, he served MT.Derm GmbH as Plant Manager, optimizing plant procedures for production enhancement. Prior to MT.Derm, Peter lead Atum Laser GmbH as CEO, promoting continued growth throughout his tenure. Peter devoted 12 years at his preceding positino of Operations Manager with World of Medicine AG where he supported automated production processes for efficient assembly.
Peter seeks ever increasing production efficiency, advocating lean production methods to streamline processes and increase global productivity.
Peter holds a bachelors degree in Materials Engineering from the Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm.

Dr. Friedrich Jacobi


CFO
Dr. Jacobi serves Fiagon as the Chief Financial Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors. Friedrich spearheads Fiagon’s financial operations, overseeing Investor Relations, Financial Corporate Strategy, and Treasury. In addition, he serves as the global head of Human Resources, Legal, and Compliance.
Friedrich joined Fiagon in the first quarter of 2017, bringing more than 16 years of experience in medical and life science industries. He further adds over 20 years of business administration and management experience to the executive team. Pulling from his extensive background with both startup and large companies, Friedrich offers considerable experience transitioning a company from the startup phase, into high growth, mid-capitalization, and acquisition. Most recently, Friedrich served as CFO and Business Manager for Allergopharma, the global allergy subsidiary of Merck KGaA, playing a vital role in the high growth and performance of the company during his nine-year tenure.
Friedrich is a proponent of the agile business model implemented in Fiagon. He advocates a proactive management style that allows for maximizing efficient use of company resources. In line with Fiagon’s core values, Friedrich ascribes to employee empowerment methodology, seeking to support and promote employee growth.
Friedrich earned his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Prior to his doctoral program, he received his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from James Madison University in Virginia, USA.

Matt Jones


Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Fiagon NA
Matt Jones is the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Fiagon North America. Matt oversees the development and execution of North American sales strategy.
Beginning his tenure with Fiagon as the Director of Sales and Marketing, Matt opened the North American office in December of 2014, spearheading Fiagon’s entry into the US market. Matt brings over 12 years of experience in the medical device industry to Fiagon with time spent at Biomet, Olympus and ENTrigue Surgical in various sales and marketing roles. Matt offers extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions from four takeovers, most recently playing a vital role ArthroCare’s 2013 acquisition of ENTrigue Surgical.
Matt derives passion from building and developing his team, and believes in empowering employees to promote intradivisional problem solving.
Matt holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Jacksonville University.

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