Jack Auld is Co-Founder and CEO of Altaviz, a company founded to conceptualise, design, develop and commercialise innovative delivery platforms and solutions for next-generation drugs, implants and specialised applications. Mr Auld has over 20 years of experience in ophthalmic device and drug delivery, with 52 US and 114 international patents. Mr Auld’s passion is leading smart people to creatively solve real-world problems, creating better outcomes and experiences for patients. Prior to founding Altaviz, he worked with ophthalmic surgeons to translate those needs into state-of-the-art hand-held devices. For the past 10 years, his focus has been on expanding applications for gas-powered devices, including intraocular lens inserters, subretinal delivery systems for gene therapies and parenteral drug delivery devices, including autoinjectors.