David P. Allen, President & CEO

Mr. Allen is a medical industry executive who joined Sta-Med in 2010.  He brings to his position more than 20 years of leadership experience mostly in the ophthalmic medical device space. Prior to joining Sta-Med, Mr. Allen spent 10 years with Cooper Vision/Ocular Sciences.  While at Cooper Vision, Mr. Allen served as General Manager responsible for the UK and Ireland’s $50M business and trained the General Management staff of Europe. 


Before his international assignment, Mr. Allen was Director of Sales (2000-2004) and Director of National Accounts (1998-2000) with Ocular Sciences. Mr. Allen was also recruited in 1996 by Biocompatibles, Ltd. to introduce new medical technology into the US and played a key role in the success of their U.S. expansion. Mr. Allen started his medical career with Bausch and Lomb in 1993. Mr. Allen has consulted for several companies as a Chief Commercial Officer in both the medical and software technology fields. Mr. Allen is responsible for setting and implementing the company’s strategic goals and objectives.