Meet Our Speakers

Edward Ball
Manager, Intelligence and Strategic Execution at RQM+, UK
Michael Branagan-Harris
Founder & CEO, Device Access, UK
Since 1989, Michael Branagan-Harris, CEO of Device Access UK Ltd has been involved in accelerating patient access to great technology… READ MORE
Danielle Giroud
CEO, MD-Clinicals, Switzerland
With over 30 years of experience within the medical device industry, Ms. Danielle Giroud is founder of MD-Clinicals (, a… READ MORE
Lisse-Lotte Hermansson
Chief Scientific Officer, Synergus, Switzerland
Richard Holborow
Global Head Clinical Compliance, BSI, UK
Richard Holborow BSc (Hons) MSCST RCCP Global Head of Clinical Compliance for BSI Notified Body (NL) & BSI Approved Body… READ MORE
Mattias Kyhlstedt
CEO and Founder, Synergus RWE, Sweden
Heike Moehlig-Zuttermeister
Head of IVD at TÜV Süd, Germany
Paul Piscoi
European Commission, Brussels
Helene Quie
Founder & CEO, Qmed Consulting, Denmark
Helene Quie has a master’s degree in science specialised within Cellbiology from the University of Odense. Helene has more than… READ MORE
Frank Rademakers
UZ KU Leuven, Belgium
Frank Rademakers is emeritus professor at KU Leuven, Belgium. He retired in 2020 from his managerial position at UZ KU… READ MORE
Sally Sennitt
Medical Director, RQM+,Belgium
Nebojsa Serafimovic
Assessor Medical Devices, Senior Expert, AGES / Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety, Austria
Mr Nebojsa Serafimovic is an assessor for clinical investigations with medical devices and performance studies with in vitro diagnostics at… READ MORE
Amie Smirthwaite
Senior Vice President, Intelligence and Innovation RQM+, UK
Amie Smirthwaite has a PhD in biomedical engineering and undergraduate degrees in biomedical engineering and mathematics. She has 30 years’… READ MORE
Andreas Stange
Senior Vice President, TÜV SÜD, Japan, Germany
Ashley Stratton-Powell
Senior Medical Device Specialist Orthopaedics, MHRA, UK
Cécile van der Heijden
Advocaat / Attorney at law, Axon Lawyers, Netherlands
Cécile is Axon Lawyers’ data protection and privacy expert. As a senior attorney-at-law and CIPP/E-certified privacy-specialist with a background in… READ MORE