Engineering graduate, National Inst. Applied Sciences, Lyon. MSc in Robotic Science, Coventry Univ., UK. Founded Medtech in 2002 after 10 years in surgical robotics. His 1st robot, BRIGIT™, was for knee surgery. Launched the ROSA™ Brain neurosurgery robot in 2009. 4th in the Canadian review Discovery Series’ Top 10 Most Revolutionary Hi-tech Entrepreneurs and Legion of Honor in 2013. Named Dr. of Technology honoris causa by Coventry University, in 2014. ROSA™ Spine, devoted to minimally invasive spine surgery got the CE mark in 2014 and FDA clearance in 2016.