Chairman of the Board
Ivan Chen joined our Board in June 2018 and has served as Chairman of the Board since August 2021. Mr. Chen brings extensive experience in the healthcare, life sciences and technology industries, with expertise in areas including licensing, joint ventures, mergers & acquisitions, securities and corporate governance. He currently serves as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Imagen Dental Partners, LLC, a dental partnership organization that provides non-clinical support services to dental practices across the United States. In this role, he oversees all legal, compliance, government relations, insurance/risk and patient relations matters at Imagen. Before joining Imagen, he was Director, Senior Corporate Counsel at Pacific Dental Services, LLC (PDS), one of the largest dental support organizations in the United States, where he focused on acquisitions, dispositions, commercial contracts and healthcare compliance. Mr. Chen also served as the principal legal counsel to the Pacific Dental Services Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing oral healthcare to underserved communities worldwide. At PDS, he received numerous organization-wide awards for outstanding performance. Prior to joining PDS, he was Director, Global M&A Counsel at eBay Inc., a publicly-traded e-commerce platform. In this position, he led the negotiation and execution of numerous U.S. and cross-border acquisitions. Earlier in his career, he was an associate at Morrison & Foerster LLP and at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, both large international law firms. In these roles, he focused on transactional, securities and corporate governance matters. In addition to serving on the Board of our company, Mr. Chen also is on the Board of AiTmed Incorporated, a privately-held, early-stage telehealth platform. Mr. Chen earned a J.D. from Harvard Law School, a master’s degree from the University of Cambridge, and a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University. He is admitted to the bar in California and New York and is a registered in-house counsel in Arizona.