Veteran Bob Thompson joins KA Imaging as executive advisor


WATERLOO, ON, June 26, 2023 — KA Imaging Inc., a company specializing in developing innovative X-ray imaging technologies and systems, is pleased to announce the newest addition to its team, Robert (Bob) Thompson, as an executive advisor, bringing 30 plus years of experience in medical devices.

“As we grow and mature as a company, we are committed to strengthening our team,” states Amol Karnick, President and CEO of KA Imaging. “We reached several important milestones over the last few years, and we are fortunate to have Bob’s expertise to help us accomplish our goals moving forward.”

“I am thrilled to be a part of KA Imaging’s dedicated and passionate team,” expressed Thompson.  

“Digital radiography hasn’t changed much in the past century – at least not until SpectralDR from KA Imaging. It is exciting to work with a team that is revolutionizing X-ray, offering technology that can change outcomes for the better.”

Before joining the company, Thompson was the President for Siemens Healthineers Ultrasound. He also held several leadership positions at GE Healthcare.

Thompson is an experienced professional in the ultrasound market and medical devices industry, having held executive leadership positions in marketing, sales, and business development in both large and small fast-growth healthcare companies. Thompson started his career as an x-ray technologist.

About KA Imaging Inc.

A spin-off from the University of Waterloo, KA Imaging specializes in developing innovative X-ray imaging technologies and systems, providing solutions to the medical, veterinary, and non-destructive test industrial markets.

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