Sharper Sense is building a winning team

Sharper Sense's founding team, Charles and Qi, has worked together for the last six years in Columbia University's Neural Engineering Lab with a focus on using brain-machine interfaces, behavioral paradigms, advanced statistical analysis, and computational modeling to study sensory processing. They share a passion for developing technology at the intersection of neuroscience, electrical engineering, and computer science that positively impacts the lives of its users.


Founder and President

  • Biomedical engineer and systems neuroscientist

  • Expert in neuromodulation of sensory processing, brain-computer interfaces

  • Prior experience with technology transfer and building new companies

Founder and Consultant

Scientific Advisory Board

  • Practicing neurologist and Professor at Columbia University

  • Operates the Movement Recovery Lab

  • Expert in clinical neural stimulation & sensorimotor neurology

Business Advisory Board

  • Leader in healthcare innovation with extensive experience building, operating, and acquiring businesses

  • Background includes medical devices, healthcare IT, consumer health, pharmacy, supply chain, and biotech

  • BioHealth Innovation Entrepreneur In Residence

  • Over 30 years' experience with life science companies, manufacturing, distribution, and professional services

  • Served as CEO for multiple businesses including a medical device, clinical trial, and audiology company

  • Faculty at the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management

  • Engineer by training and inventor with multiple international patents

  • Founder and CEO of Flextrapower, a wearable healthtech startup that recently raised $2M in seed funding

we are recruiting top talent

Sharper Sense is looking for individuals with experience in medical devices, wearable devices, design and manufacturing, athletic performance enhancement, military acquisition and procurement, audiology, ophthalmology, sensory processing disorders, clinical trials, business management, operations, marketing, sales, and regulatory affairs.

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