Leadership Team

Shaun R. Bagai
Chief Executive Officer

Shaun R. Bagai

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Bagai has served as our Chief Executive Officer and director since June 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Bagai led Global Market Development for HeartFlow, Inc. from 2011 to 2014, which included directing Japanese market research, regulatory/payer collaboration, and Key Opinion Leader development to create value resulting in a company investment to form HeartFlow-Japan. During his tenure at HeartFlow, he successfully orchestrated their largest clinical trial to date and contracted HeartFlow’s first global customers. In addition, Mr. Bagai has launched innovative technologies into regional and global marketplaces in both large corporations and growth-phase novel technology companies. He was instrumental in developing the European market for renal denervation for the treatment of hypertension leading to the acquisition of the first renal denervation company — Ardian, Inc. by Medtronic in 2011. Mr. Bagai is a graduate from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a BSc. in Biology/Pre-Med.

Ramtin Agah, MD
Ramtin Agah, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Founder

Ramtin Agah, MDRamtin Agah, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Founder

Dr. Agah has served as our Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder since December 2009, and as Chairman of the Board since May 2018. Dr. Agah is currently an Interventional Cardiologist at El Camino Hospital, Mountain View, a role he began in September 2005. He also has acted as a physician consultant for Abbott Vascular since July 2012. Previously, Dr. Agah was an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine with the Division of Cardiology, University of Utah. Dr. Agah completed a Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology with Cleveland Clinic Foundation, a Residency in Internal Medicine with Baylor College of Medicine and a Fellowship in Cardiology with University of California, San Francisco. He received his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

Chris Lehman
Chief Financial Officer

Chris LehmanChris Lehman

Chief Financial Officer

Since December 2020, Mr. Lehman has been affiliated with LS Associates, Inc. which provides on-demand C-level executives. Pursuant to the contract between LS Associates, Inc. and RenovoRx, Mr. Lehman became Chief Financial Officer upon completion of the initial public offering. From December 2019 to August 2020, Mr. Lehman was Chief Financial Officer of Avellino Lab USA, Inc., a precision medicine company. From October 2017 to February 2019, he was affiliated with Eureka Therapeutics, Inc., an immuno-oncology company, as Vice President, Finance from 2017 to 2018 and Chief Financial Officer from 2018 to 2019. From October 2013 to June 2017, Mr. Lehman was Vice President, Financial Strategy of Coherus Biosciences, Inc., a global biosimilars and immuno-oncology company. For over 25 years, Mr. Lehman has worked with venture-backed private and public industry leaders in areas of therapeutics, biosimilars, diagnostics, contract research and industrial biotechnology. He has experience in leveraging his broad industry network with investment banks, venture capital, and strategic pharmaceutical partners to raise dilutive and non-dilutive capital and has experience with investors and strategic partners in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Nicole Lama
Sr. Director, Clinical Operations and Research

Nicole LamaNicole Lama

Sr. Director, Clinical Operations and Research

Ms. Lama comes to RenovoRx with over 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical and medical device clinical research, on both the institution and sponsor sides. She has a strong domestic and global clinical operations leadership and project management experience in early and late phase clinical trials in a wide spectrum of disease indications. She led the implementation and management of research operations of an NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCSF. Ms. Lama holds a BS degree in Microbiology and Chemistry and MS in Nutrition.

Imtiaz Qureshi, MD
Imtiaz Qureshi, MD
Director of Imaging

Imtiaz Qureshi, MDImtiaz Qureshi, MD

Director of Imaging

Dr. Qureshi went to the prestigious Aga Khan University School of Medicine and graduated with honors. He completed a post-doctoral Fellowship in Molecular Biology and Physiology at Yale University. He completed an internship at Yale School of Medicine in General Surgery and subsequently joined Hartford Hospital for Diagnostic Radiology Residency. He was the Chief Resident during his Residency. Subsequently, he went to Stanford University where he completed a Fellowship in Neuroradiology. He is currently at El Camino Hospital where he has been the Medical Director and Chief of Radiology for the last 10 years.

Dr. Qureshi’s research interests include Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Imaging. He serves as an adviser to several keys companies developing new imaging platforms for Breast Imaging, Neuroimaging and Oncologic Imaging using Artificial Intelligence.

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