Russell Schroder

Director (Product Engineering)


Russell is Director of Product Engineering at OptraScan and is responsible for the design, development and manufacture of Digital Pathology systems for Bright-field, Fluorescence and Confocal optical systems.

Russell has more than 25 years of experience directing the engineering processes of developing medical laser systems and medical instruments. He is a forward thinker, methodical problem solver, and highly analytical, driving success in all facets of new product management. Adept at directing projects through productive and collaborative relationships with customers, vendors, and team members. Values organization and targeted problem solving that leads to consistent project success.

Prior to joining Optra he has worked for Advanced Medical Optics, Topcon Medical Laser Systems and Calmar Lasers.