Stéphane Bessette has been Executive Vice-President Human Resources since October 2015. Stéphane has over 11 years of experience in the medical device sector, working for the Sorin Group, a leader in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. From 2007, he led Sorin’s global human resources function, based in Milan, Italy and made a large contribution to the company’s expansion worldwide. Prior to this, he held several leadership positions of increasing responsibility and acquired further managerial experience in human resources at Alcatel Telecom, Alstom and Guerlain. Stéphane graduated from the ECAM (Lyon), IGS (Paris) and INSEAD (Fontainebleau).