Bernard is an international Marketing + Sales leader with over 20 years experience in the medtech industry. He worked 7 years in the US and has a Commercial, R+D and Operations background. He has strong experience in building and managing businesses in the US and Europe. He was a junior executive (General Manager European HQs) at a NASDAQ-100 Index company that was aquired for over $6B as as well the VP Europe with a privately owned, venture-funded medical device company, backed by Apax Partners. He has a strong track record to introduce novel medical technologies in key markets.