Mr. Darnaud is a seasoned executive with 30 years of industry experience in medical technology, including two decades in international senior management positions.
Since 2008 he has been president of the Sorin Group’s Cardiopulmonary and Intercontinental business, with full global responsibility from R&D to sales. From 2005-2007, Mr. Darnaud was a consultant to executive search firm Spencer Stuart, where he established a presence for the firm in the medical technology sector in Europe. From 1998-2005, Mr. Darnaud was president of Boston Scientific’s European business, with full P/L responsibility across eight divisions, including interventional cardiology. Additionally, he was chairman of Eucomed (European Medical Device Industry Association) in 2004/2005.