An experienced Swiss manager in the global healthcare industry. With a background in business administration (University of Bern), Mr. Diggelmann has spent over 20 years with leading multinational medical technology companies in senior positions including as CEO of Roche Diagnostics at Roche Holding AG and was recently appointed as the CEO of Smith & Nephew plc. Roland Diggelmann has a deep knowledge of the healthcare sector dynamics and has worked in Europe, USA and extensively in Asia.
Prof. Dr. Erwin P. Bauer
A renowned heart surgeon and an accomplished medical doctor. Erwin has been working at the University Hospital of Zurich and the Kerckhoff-Klinik of the Max-Planck-Institute, Bad Nauheim as a senior physician and deputy medical director. He is a recognized author and co-author of more than 100 scientific publications and served many years as a director for several European MedTech companies.
A well-versed business consultant providing strategic planning and M&A services. Robert held various senior executive positions with one of the world’s leading logistics and transportation companies. Robert has in-depth experience in global procurement, general management, and corporate development. He holds a business degree from Switzerland and has completed several senior executive education programs at Columbia University - New York, IMD - Lausanne and Cranfield University – UK.
A dynamic, young Swiss entrepreneur with a focus on product launch and market analysis. Philipp graduated with a master’s degree in business development from Switzerland. Philipp has substantial experience in the healthcare sector (cardiac pacemaker), specifically in electromechanical signals and sensor technologies.
A well-versed business economist graduated with an MBA from Hamburg University. Kay has extensive restructuring and business reorganization experience with a focus on manufacturing, consumer products and brand management. He has served as a financial advisor to corporations, creditors, equity owners and has raised over 200 million dollars for public and private companies worldwide. Kay is the appointed CEO of Heart Force Medical Inc. and serves as a director for various companies in North America and Europe.