Andrew Coats

Sr Director of Engineering
Portal Instruments

Andrew leads the development of Portal's disposable system. His background in electromechanical systems as well as high-volume mechanical devices supports Portal in the development of a scaleable system. Previously, Andrew was the first engineering hire at Fractyl, a surgical startup that he saw through first-in-human clinical testing. Prior to Fractyl, Andrew was at Cambridge Consultants where he developed drug delivery products for clients ranging from startups to large pharmaceutical companies. Andrew has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from FW Olin College of Engineering.