Kyle Slater

Chief Product Officer

Kyle Slater is an inventor, engineer and founder. He is the Chief Product Officer at Seer Medical. Here, Kyle leads a team of talented engineers, designers and manufacturing experts creating Seer Medical’s advanced medical wearables.

Prior to Seer, he was the co-founder and CEO of Nura, a consumer audio company based in Melbourne. Kyle led the company from conception through to its global launch of the award-winning Nuraphone. During this time he co-invented Nura’s core technology and led product design, brand strategy and consumer experience. Nura still holds the record as Australia’s most successful Kickstarter campaign and was in 2018 given the award of CES most innovative headphones among many other international awards.

Kyle received degrees in Electrical Engineering and Physics from the University of Melbourne in 2010. He has a broad base of multidisciplinary research and engineering experience working in the fields of psychoacoustics through to neuroprosthetics. He played a key role in the electronics design of Australia’s first-in-human bionic eye, and assisted with the early development of a scalable brain interface called neural dust as a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley.

Credentials

Education

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Engineering (BE, Honours), Electrical Engineering from the University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (BS) Physics from the University of Melbourne