Hajime (Haj) joined Shockwave in June 2019 as General Counsel. From 2017 to 2019, Haj was General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at LakePharma, Inc, a leading contract research organization specializing in biologics services and technology.
Prior to LakePharma, Haj spent sixteen years with Agilent Technologies, where he worked his way from Corporate Counsel to Director of Litigation, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, and ultimately Acting General Counsel. During his time at Agilent, he worked with the Company on a full range of activities that spanned the globe and across subject matters, including corporate governance, acquisitions and divestitures, compliance, sales support, regulatory, intellectual property strategy and litigation.
Haj holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Yale University and a Juris Doctor from the New York University School of Law.