Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.
Chairperson Chairperson Committee Member Member Financial Expert Financial Expert
 Audit CommitteeNominating and Corporate Governance CommitteeCompensation Committee
Brian M. Barefoot Financial Expert
Biography PhotoBrian M. Barefoot

A director since 2011, Brian M. Barefoot has more than 30 years of experience in financial services, having served in senior executive roles with top brokerage and financial firms, including PaineWebber Group Inc. and Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc. His expertise includes investment banking, where he has been involved with leading public equity and debt transactions, Mergers & Acquisitions as well as private equity raise-ups. He also is experienced in managing equity and debt trading and risk managemen... 
Chairperson   Committee Member
Ettore V. Biagioni  
Biography PhotoEttore V. Biagioni

A director since 2005, Ettore V. Biagioni is the Managing Partner and founder of Alothon Group LLC, a private equity firm headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil, and he serves on boards of portfolio companies in the region. Mr. Biagioni has been doing business in Latin America since the mid 1980's and has worked with members of the Alothon Group since 1997. From 1998 to 2004, he served as Head of the Latin America Private Equity Group of Bankers Trust (BT), then of Deutsche Bank. He was also Head of... 
Committee Member Chairperson  
Michael R. Davin, Chairman 
Biography PhotoMichael R. Davin, Chairman

Michael Davin, Cynosure's chief executive officer and a director since September 2003, became chairman of the board of directors in October 2004. Mr. Davin, who served as president of the Company from September 2003 to July 2014, was reappointed to that position in May 2016. Mr. Davin has more than 25 years of experience in the light-based technology field. From 1998 to 2003, Mr. Davin served as co-founder and vice president of worldwide sales and strategic development of Cutera, Inc., a provide... 
William O. Flannery 
Biography PhotoWilliam O. Flannery

A director since 2013, William Flannery was elected Lead Director by Cynosure’s independent directors in January 2015. He served as Secretary from 2004 to 2013. Since 1993, Mr. Flannery has maintained his own legal practice focusing on the representation of technology-based companies. From 1993 to 2013, he served as of counsel to Goulston & Storrs P.C., a law firm, of which he was a partner from 1992 to 1993. From 1985 to 1992, Mr. Flannery served as the general counsel of Thermo Electron Corpor... 
  Committee Member Committee Member
Marina Hatsopoulos Financial Expert
Biography PhotoMarina Hatsopoulos

A director since 2008, Marina Hatsopoulos is a private investor. From August 2005 to September 2007, she was a director of Contex Holdings, a leading manufacturer of large-format scanners. From December 1994 to August 2005, she served as chief executive officer and director of Z Corporation, a leader in the 3D printing market, which was sold to Contex Scanning Technology in 2005. From 2005 through 2010, Ms. Hatsopoulos served as a director of the GSI Group Inc., a supplier of precision technolog... 
Committee Member Committee Member  
Thomas H. Robinson 
Biography PhotoThomas H. Robinson

A director since 2005, Thomas Robinson has chaired the Compensation Committee since joining the board. Mr. Robinson has also been a director and Compensation Committee Chairman of Harvard Apparatus Regenerative Technology (Nasdaq: HART) since 2012, a leader in the regenerative medical devices space. He was also a director and Chairman of the Compensation Committee at Sanuwave Health (Nasdaq: SNWV) from 2005 to 2012, and a director of the Harvard Business School Healthcare Alumni Associ...