Didier Cowling joined hemotune as President of the Board of Directors in 2019. He started his career as an investment analyst, first at Nomura and then at HSBC, forming a highly rated pharma and medtech team. He then moved into industry to be Director of Business Development at Phairson Medical Ltd. In 2000, he co-founded Kuros Therapeutics AG, which was successfully sold in 2002. Subsequently, he co-founded Kuros Biosurgery AG, which worked on developing a number of drug/device combination products. In early 2016, Kuros Biosurgery merged with Cytos Biotechnology and was renamed Kuros Biosciences AG, becoming public on the Swiss Exchange. Didier retired as President & CEO of the Kuros group in 2018 and is now working with a number of SMEs in the life science space, helping them to form and grow, both as an advisor and at Board level. As a serial entrepreneur and board member with over 30 years of broad experience in the field, Didier brings to hemotune his deep knowledge of the medtech industry and hands-on start-up experience.