Elena Kyriacou is a talent acquisiton specialist, focussed in the EU QA/RA medical device and IVD market. Having worked with startups through to global corporations, Elena is well versed in the challenges associated with attracting and retaining talent in the RA/QA world. Elena began her career at the recruiting firm Huntress, where she was responsible for starting the medical device recruitment division. Today, she is the founder of a boutique talent attraction company uniquely positioned to help the European Medical Device/IVD industry reach candidates in wake of the new regulations. Alongside Elemed, Elena also manages the LinkedIn group “MDR/IVDR updates” forum, comprising over 3000 members and is part of the management team for the RAPS Swiss chapter.