Eric Guiffard

Manager Connected Healthcare Lab
  • Career

After graduating from the Ecole des Mines de Douai, Eric began his career in 1992 as a design engineer for computer simulations (energy, aerospace, transportation, and defense). He then entered an Early Study Program for the French armed forces’ procurement division (DGA) in collaboration with the national research institutes for aerospace and computer science (ONERA and INRIA), in the field of intensive computing on PC clusters and Model Engineering. In 2006, he joined Supersonic Imagine, a medical imaging start-up that makes an ultrasound scanner that can measure tissue elasticity. As Assistant to the Software Director, he helped build up the team (hiring, training), create the general architecture, and focus on regulatory aspects, ultimately earning marketing authorizations in Europe and the United States in 2009.

  • At b<>com

Eric joined b<>com in September 2016 as Head of the “Connected Medicine” laboratory, where he leads a multi-disciplinary team that researches connectivity for medical devices.