After having participated to MedFIT 2017, Nicolas Ploquin, Area General Manager VP Western European Markets, Johnson & Johnson Switzerland, join the MedFIT steering committee 2018!

Nicolas Ploquin is an Area General Manager VP for Western European Markets at Johnson & Johnson and leads the business strategy and organization of the diabetes care business.

After spending nearly 15 years working in general management for medical devices ranging from contact lenses, blood glucose devices, surgical instruments to 3D-maping cardiovascular devices in Turkey, Latin America, Europe and Middle-East and Africa, Nicolas knows what truly drives medical devices commercial and market access strategies in emerging and developed markets—while building sustainable organization and successful teams.

He is passionate about introducing cutting-edge health-care innovation and leading and adapting commercial model and organization to an ever-changing socio-economic environment while responding to the need of the payer, doctors and patient environment.

Nicolas has started his career in marketing and brand management in France at major consumer and luxury goods companies such as Unilever, Nestlé, Havas and LVMH.

Nicolas holds a MSc of EDHEC Business School and a MBA from Harvard University, Massachusetts and leaves currently at Zurich in Switzerland.