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Menlo Park, CA, October 26, 2020 – FlemingMartin is pleased to announce that Talis Biomedical, an innovative diagnostics company focused on infectious diseases, has hired Ram Balasubramanian to be their new Vice President of Software.

Ram will work closely with the leadership team as Talis enters commercialization with a focus on COVID-19 diagnostic testing. He will be responsible for leading a world-class team, developing a strategic vision, supporting multiple software platforms, managing data in the cloud, and designing cyber security.

Ram is a visionary software executive with strong life sciences experience. He joins Talis from Roche Diagnostics where he served as VP of Software Engineering. Earlier in his career, Ram held progressively senior roles at Philips Healthcare, Carestream Health, and Kodak Health. His expertise includes building exceptional teams from the ground up, creating new diagnostic software, and launching cloud-based products. Ram earned his MSEE from the University of Washington along with his BSEE from the University of New Brunswick in Canada.


Talis LogoTalis is an innovative biomedical diagnostics company focused on infectious diseases and driven by a combination of proprietary technologies, unique capabilities, and a desire to revolutionize medicine. Talis’ new diagnostic platform will enable rapid testing across a wide range of healthcare settings, changing the way health care providers diagnose and treat millions of patients. Talis is entering commercialization with a focus on rapid point of care testing for COVID-19.


Fleming Martin Color Logo Medium 72 PpiFlemingMartin is a leading retained executive search firm with offices in Northern and Southern California. FlemingMartin partners with Boards, Private Equity Firms and CEOs of companies to build successful execution-focused management teams. FlemingMartin focuses on the Life Sciences, Technology, and Financial Services industries. The Firm’s principals are trusted advisors and business partners who enable companies to gain powerful, far-reaching, and lasting contributions from their executive-level human capital.