Daniel Delfosse

Vice Director, Head of Regulation & Innovation, Member of the Executive Board, Swiss-Medtech, Switzerland

Daniel Delfosse, Dr.sc.techn., is Vice-Director and Head of Regulation & Innovation at the industry association Swiss Medtech. His mantra is “innovation despite regulation” and he pursues the goal of keeping Switzerland an attractive location for the medtech industry.

Daniel graduated from ETH Zurich as a materials engineer and did his doctorate at EPF Lausanne. After a research stay at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, he moved to the medtech industry. For almost 20 years he worked as head of development and member of the executive board for a Swiss orthopaedics company, always at the crossroads between regulation and innovation.