G-ray Médical is a development-stage medical imaging company, based in Neuchâtel/Hauterive (Switzerland). The company is based on a unique proprietary X-ray particle detector, the lateniumTM architecture, based on a set of patented disruptive technologies. The development of the first medical detector, based on a Germanium absorber, is on-going and the first detectors will be available at the end of 2019: this development will set the stage for a new era in the field of low-energy X-ray medical imaging. The initial medical application adressed by the company is mammography. The company has a strategic partnership with its sister company, G-ray Nanobonding, which is pursuing the development of additional new materials technologies which will enable G-ray Médical to address new applications beyond mammography, including interventional cardiology, dental, fluoroscopy… The company strategy is to partner with established system integrators. Position Summary : The CEO reports to the Board of G-ray Switzerland SA, and manages all business, commercial, marketing and technology aspects of the company, including product specifications, market requirements, costing, medical registration. As such he/she is also responsible for driving external meetings with medical groups, industry partners, technology suppliers and actively support investors relations. He is responsible to develop the business plan of the company and related activities to deliver products suitable to be integrated for medical use and to manage the development of the medical products. He/She has global business medical technology business experience. Responsabilities :
  • Overall management of G-ray Médical operations
  • Maintain close cooperation with the Board and with the Chairman
  • Responsible for the execution of the company business plan
  • Maintain and develop a strategic alliance network in the medical community and in the medical device industry
  • Make sure the company follows adequate development regulatory standards
  • Pro-active leadership in recognizing value-creation applications
  • Develop overall budget for the company
  • Support the development of strategic and business alliances
  • Setting-up of value-creation milestones and managing accordingly
  • Drive/Support partnering interactions with medical imaging companies
  • Develop annual, mid-term and long-term budgets, in close collaboration with the CFO
Qualifications : The G-ray Médical CEO should have a minimum of 10-years experience in the high- technology medical industry, with a minimum of 5-years direct experience in the management of an industrial medical imaging solution regulatory experience is also a strong asset. Prior experience with the setting-up of technology development operations in a medical imaging company is required. The CEO has a proven track-record in similar positions in the medical imaging industry. He/She has a solid experience in advanced medical imaging technology, and has significant experience in business development matters. She is familiar with Board operations and investors relations. The candidate must have a solid understanding of medical imaging technology systems, applications and current trends in the sector; Business, Engineering/Science degree is a definite plus. The candidate must have a good working knowledge of medical terminology, X-rays, and applications and an excellent knowledge of applicable European and international regulations and guidelines. Solid knowledge of development of innovative medical imaging solutions and experience with X-ray imaging and mammography is a plus. Excellent English, oral and written communication, organizational and planning skills are required, with a proven ability to manage budgets. The candidate should be detail-oriented, a self-starter, and be comfortable with broad responsibilities in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced, small company environment Click here to open this job description in PDF. Occupation level : 80% or more Location: Neuchâtel/Hauterive, Switzerland Point of contact : Patrick Scherrer, Chairman 61, Rouges Terres CH-2068 Hauterive-Neuchâtel (Switzerland) E-mail : patrick.scherrer@g-ray.ch Tf : +41 79 200 98 31