André-Michel Ballester


André-Michel has over 30 years of experience in the Healthcare sector, in CEO and other top executive roles within major European and US Medtech specialists such as LivaNova (merger of Cyberonics and Sorin Group), Edwards Lifesciences and Baxter.

During this time, he has overseen the integration of more than 15 acquisitions, and has additionally coached 3 companies through to successful IPOs in a CEO or Board member capacity.

André-Michel is a member of the Institut Montaigne, a French think tank, and founded the industry association « MedTech in France ».

André-Michel graduated with an MSc in Chemical Engineering from Centrale Lille, and holds an MBA from INSEAD.