Bas Garst, MEng
VP Product Development
At Minifab Bas is responsible for the ISO13485:2003 certified manufacturing of medical devices and components. As VP Product Development, Bas works with clients to develop and implement strategies for the transfer of proof-of-principle devices to pilot production level suitable for clinical trials and then through to volume manufacture.
Trained in The Netherlands in mechanical engineering with a product design focus, his Masters of Engineering research was with the CRC for MicroTechnology at Swinburne University of Technology in Australia. His research focused on manufacturing and integration technologies for polymer micro-engineered devices, knowledge and skills that he uses extensively at Minifab.
Bas established and manages the manufacturing facilities in our cleanrooms that incorporate technologies such as laser ablation, micro-injection moulding, gold deposition, assembly and packaging.