Michel had several global leadership positions in the Health Care industry, including Worldwide Chairperson Global Orthopedics DePuy Synthes of Johnson & Johnson (2012 - 2015), CEO & President of Synthes (2004 - 2012) and Global Divisional President OTC and Medical Nutrition at Novartis (1993 - 2004). Michel started his career in the FMCG industry with Procter & Gamble and Mars (in Marketing and Sales).
Today Michel acts as a Non-Executive Board Member of the pharmaceutical company Takeda and of various start-ups. Furthermore he is the Chairperson of a VC fund focusing on Med Tech.
Michel holds a master degree in Business from the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland (lic. oec. HSG)
EQT Board Memberships
Chairperson of LIMA