|Jeffery S. Thompson|
Healthcare Products Group
HealthEdge Investment Partners, LLC
Jeffery S. Thompson joined Anika’s board of directors in January 2011. He currently is a Partner for HealthEdge Investment Partners, LLC, a Tampa based private equity firm that provides strategic capital exclusively in the healthcare industry. Mr. Thompson currently serves as President, CEO, and Chairman of Enaltus Skincare. Mr. Thompson serves as a Director for Infinity Homecare, a Florida based provider of home healthcare and the LifeSync Corporation, a Florida based medical device company specializing in wireless ECG Technology. Prior to joining HealthEdge, he served as Chief Operating Officer for Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., the world’s largest independent pharmaceutical company specializing in dermatology. Prior to his COO role, he was Steifel’s Senior Vice President U.S. Business Services and President of Glades Pharmaceuticals. Earlier in his career, Mr. Thompson held sales and business management positions at Bausch & Lomb Pharmaceuticals and SmithKline Beecham. Mr. Thompson is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh.