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STAAR Surgical Company (STAA)

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STAAR Surgical Company

25651 Atlantic Ocean Drive
Lake Forest, CA 92630
United States
626 303 7902

IndustryMedical Instruments & Supplies
Full Time Employees692

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Ms. Caren L. MasonCEO, Pres & Director1.97M35.32M1954
Mr. Patrick F. WilliamsChief Financial Officer934.82kN/A1973
Dr. Keith HollidayChief Technology Officer822.97k1.13M1963
Mr. Hans-Martin BlickensdoerferConsultant756.58k20.54M1965
Dr. Scott D. Barnes M.D.Chief Medical Officer874.46k2.12M1963
Mr. Brian MooreVP of Investor, Media Relations & Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Samuel J. GestenChief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.N/AN/A1962
Mr. James FranceseSr. VP of Commercial Operations - North America & APACN/AN/A1964
Joanne Egamino Ph.D.Global Head of Clinical OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Philippe SubrinVP of Collamer Lens Manufacturing & GM of Nidau OperationsN/AN/A1964
Amounts are as of December 31, 2021 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


STAAR Surgical Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and sells implantable lenses for the eye, and companion delivery systems to deliver the lenses into the eye. The company provides Visian implantable Collamer lens product family (ICLs) to treat visual disorders, such as myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, and presbyopia; and Hyperopic ICL, which treats far-sightedness. It also offers preloaded silicone cataract intraocular lenses and injector systems for use in cataract surgery. In addition, the company sells injector parts, and other related instruments and devices. It markets its products to health care providers, including ophthalmic surgeons, vision and surgical centers, hospitals, government facilities, and distributors, as well as products are primarily used by ophthalmologists. The company sells its products directly through its sales representatives in the United States, Japan, Germany, Spain, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Singapore, as well as through own representatives and independent distributors in China, Korea, India, France, Benelux, Italy, and internationally. STAAR Surgical Company was incorporated in 1982 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, California.

Corporate Governance

STAAR Surgical Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 28, 2022 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 7; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.