Leadership

Robert E. Claar

Robert E. Claar
President & CEO

Rob Claar co-founded Vorpal Technologies in 2013 to help create solutions for the drug, device and diagnostics lag and become the premier pathway into Japan for healthcare innovations.
Click here for more information
  • Vorpal is a full-service virtual subsidiary, enabling overseas healthcare innovators to enter Japan on their own terms with transparency, confidence and optionality. Vorpal delivers expert solutions in clinical development, regulatory affairs, reimbursement, quality and safety management, logistics and market development.
  • Prior to Vorpal, Rob founded Junicon K.K., a healthcare market research and strategy consulting firm. Junicon now has a global reach with offices in the US and Europe and strong affiliations in all major markets.
  • Rob has over 25 years’ experience in healthcare innovation management, opportunity assessment, strategy development and implementation. He is passionate about developing innovative solutions for access to Japan’s healthcare market.

  • Karl Yin

    Karl Yin
    Board Director

    Karl (Jiangang) Yin established Shanghai MedTech Enterprise Management Consulting Co., Ltd in 2004, which evolves into MedBridge group in 10 years and now boasts six subsidiary companies. Karl has extensive experience in setting strategic direction, integrating company resources, collaborating with stakeholders and leading his company through different challenges to great success. Karl worked for renowned companies such as Siemens and Smith & Nephew in the early years of his career. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University and a master’s degree from East China Normal University.
    Mark T. Campbell

    Mark T. Campbell
    Board Director

    Mark Campbell is a venture capital & private equity professional with extensive skills in healthcare related to transfer pricing and U.S. and international tax. For several years, Mark was named by International Tax Review as one of the “World’s Leading Tax Advisors” and one of the “World’s Leading Transfer Pricing Advisors”. He has authored or co-authored several books and articles on international taxation. Mark has fourteen years of business operations experience in Japan.
    Yoav Keidar

    Yoav Keidar
    Board Director

    Yoav has been bringing innovative technologies to the Japanese market and one of them is Smartheart, the only mobile hospital-grade electrocardiogram for personal use that can be connected to a smartphone. He is also the President and Chair of EZ Invest Securities Co., Ltd. Yoav graduated from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and has been living in Japan for 20 years.


    PREV

    NEXT

    Message from CEO
    Overview
    Vision, Mission, Values
    Leadership
    Careers