About Us

NURA Medical was founded in June 2020 by grads in McGill University’s Surgical Innovation graduate program.

Georgia Powell

Chief Operating Officer, Co-founder
Georgia Powell is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of NURA Medical. She oversees the company’s day-to-day operations and takes the initiative in legal and corporate responsibilities. Georgia attends McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and is a Master of Science candidate in their Experimental Surgery program, with a concentration in Surgical Innovation. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Victoria

Sofia Addab

Chief Clinical Officer, Co-founder
Sofia Addab is the Chief Clinical Officer and co-founder of NURA Medical. As a recent graduate from McGill University’s Experimental Surgery program where she conducted clinical research at the Shriners Hospitals for Children-Canada, Sofia is responsible for overseeing clinical testing of our products. Further, she maintains ties with healthcare professionals and leads regulatory affairs to bring NURA Medical to hospitals.

Jean-Gabriel Lacombe

Chief Executive Officer, Co-founder

Jean-Gabriel is Chief Executive Officer and responsible for product development at NURA Medical. He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science in Experimental Surgery with a concentration in surgical innovation. Prior to co-founding NURA, Jean-Gabriel worked in the aerospace sector and co-developed a novel surgical imaging system.