ABOUT US


Our team

Management team



GUILLAUME JUGE, President and CEO

Guillaume has 20 years’ company management experience. After 10 years in an international services group, he came to Kayentis in 2006 as Managing Director to develop the pharmaceutical activity and was named President and CEO in September 2013.


MAXENCE REBUT, CFO

Maxence has 20 years’ finance experience in the medical sector. After initially working in a large, multinational organization, he more recently played an important role in the success of a fast growing medical devices company. He joined Kayentis as CFO in June 2018 to further strengthen the organisation.


ERIC ROETS, HEAD OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

Eric has significant experience in software development and in management. He has worked both in start-ups and multinational companies. After 13 years as a manager and product leader for an international software editor he joined Kayentis in March 2018.


JEAN-MICHEL COMBE, HEAD OF STRATEGIC MARKETING & CSR MANAGER

Jean-Michel has 25 years experience in R&D in various sectors, mostly at Hewlett-Packard, where he also worked in new business creation. He joined Kayentis as R&D manager in 2006 and is now managing Strategic Marketing.


ESTELLE BONELLI, COO

Estelle joined Kayentis in 2006, initially as a developer and then as the Clin’Form product manager. She was named COO in 2012.


LAETITIA GERVAIS, HEAD OF QUALITY & REGULATORY AFFAIRS

Laetitia has 15 years experience in regulatory affairs and quality management in small growing companies. She brings her experience and expertise of highly regulated fields.


FLORIAN BECLIN, IT MANAGER

Florian joined Kayentis in 2008 as a Software Engineer. Developing a keen interest in IT he later split his time between his role as a Software Engineer and as an IT Project Manager and in 2017 moved into the IT department full time, becoming head of IT in 2017.


VERONIQUE DERIAT, HEAD OF HUMAN RESOURCES

Véronique has 22 years of HR experience in large international groups as well as start-up and joint-ventures. She joined Kayentis in January 2016 as HR Director to bring HR support to the development of the company and of its employees.

Board



JEAN-LUC LÉNART, CHAIRMAN

Jean-Luc has a wide range of management experience in the technology sector (ATOS, Axime, CEGID, Altares Duns & Bradstreet) and has also practiced Corporate Finance. After several years in investment banking, Jean-Luc is now concentrating on his own personal activities as an investor and independent director. He is also a general management consultant working in particular with Private Equity Funds.


CHANTAL PARPEX, MEMBER

After 10 years in the medical sector, Chantal held senior management positions in the pharmaceutical industry for 20 years and was a consultant in the healthcare sector for Gemini Consulting. She founded and run Bioam, an early stage life science fund. Since 2004, Chantal is the president of Innovation Capital.


CEDRIC BERGER, MEMBER

Cedric has been working for 12 years as a Private Equity Investor. He started his career in finance at 3i and later joined UI Gestion, where he developed a focus on the healthcare industry. He then founded ArchiMed before integrating Extens team as an Investment Partner. He is responsible for analysing new opportunities, organising the process flow for deals and assisting Investees. Previously, Cédric worked in Marketing and Strategy for the CAC40 groups Schneider Electric and Alstom.


FRANCK NOIRET, MEMBER

Franck is a General Partner of Innovation Capital and lead investor in the digital healthcare space. Prior to joining Innovation Capital in 2005, Franck worked for the financial & banking sector (Apax Partners, EBRD, Société Générale, Arthur Andersen). He also serves on the board of Voluntis (therapeutic companion software, France), Zesty (online healthcare booking platform, UK) and Omni Orthopaedics (robotic total joint replacement, US).


PIERRE CASSE, MEMBER

Pierre has 40 years’ experience in auditing and consultancy, working with companies and their directors. Since 2010 he has been President and CEO of KCE Consultants, where he practices as an investment consultant and independent director.