François is the SVP of R&D and CDO at Guerbet. François graduated as an Engineer in 1993 and he received a PhD in Physics in 1997, both from Ecole Polytechnique in France. François has worked 17 years at GE Healthcare in various locations (France, US and UK) with increasing responsibilities in product development, primarily for Xray interventional systems, and in business development for PET neuro imaging. François then spent 3 years at Sanofi between 2014 and 2017 as the VP of Diabetes integrated care. He joined Guerbet in 2017, with an initial focus to create a new business line of AI solutions in radiology and with a scope now increased to encompass all of R&D.