C. Raymond Larkin, Jr.
C. Raymond Larkin, Jr., has served as a director of Align Technology since March 2004. In February 2006, Mr. Larkin was appointed as Chairman of the Board. He currently serves as a principal of Group Outcome L.L.C., a merchant banking firm concentrating on medical technologies. From 2001 to 2007, he served as a part time Venture Partner at Cutlass Capital, a venture capital firm. Prior to Group Outcome, Mr. Larkin was Chairman and CEO at Eunoe Inc., an investigative device for slowing and stopping progression of Alzheimer's disease. Prior to that, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Nellcor Puritan Bennett, Inc., one of the world's preeminent respiratory products companies. Under Mr. Larkin's leadership over 15 years, Nellcor grew to nearly $1 billion in revenues through the development and introduction of pulse oximetry into worldwide use for patient safety monitoring, setting the standard of care for the respiratory-impaired patient. Mr. Larkin also held positions of increasing responsibility at Bentley Laboratories/American Hospital Supply from 1976 to 1983. He serves on the board of directors of Heartware, Inc., a medical device company developing implant devices for the treatment of advanced heart failure. Mr. Larkin received his B.S. degree in Industrial Management from LaSalle University.