Team & Management

Theraclion relies on the close collaboration and the creativity of its experts, engineers, physicians and business people, working as a team to drive the company’s success.


Jean-Yves Burel – President 

Jean-Yves is a former GE executive with 23 years of experience at GE Healthcare, in particular as Vice-President Hospital and Healthcare Solutions, Commercial, Operations and Sales.






David Caumartin – CEO


David is healthcare specialist with 14 years' experience at GE Healthcare, covering EMEA and the USA working in sales, marketing and development of new products, scanners and conventional radiology. From 2007 to 2011 he was global head of mammography. In 2012, David joined Alstom Thermal Power as VP responsible for M&A strategy. He is graduate of Telecom Paris with a master in fundamental physics from Paris Diderot University and is also a certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt.




Sylvain Yon – PhD, Deputy CEO 

Since 2009, Sylvain was Theraclion’s Vice President of Research and Development. Promoted to Deputy CEO, with a particular focus on the development of Asian markets, Sylvain will continue to lead the company's R&D, Integration and Services. Sylvain is a co-founder of Echosens, where he headed engineering activities until 2008. He then successfully handled the company’s acquisition by a major player in the Chinese health industry, before joining Theraclion. He is also the founder of several companies in the fields of acoustics and the Internet. Sylvain has a Ph.D. in physics from Paris VII University and an engineering degree from ESPCI ParisTech, both in France.



David Auregan – Chief Financial Officer

David started his career with Arthur Andersen. David Auregan served from 2010 as Chief Financial Officer for EFESO Consulting (Alternext, ALEFE) where he helped to multiply the company’s value by 3 in 5 years. Previously, he worked as Financial Planning & Analysis Manager for Carrier and as Financial Analyst and Cash Flow Project Manager for GE Healthcare. David is a graduate of EDHEC and holds an MBA from Newcastle University. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.




Anja Kleber – VP Marketing & Market Access


Anja began her career in 2002 in the Siemens Medical marketing team. In 2006, she joined Accuray as Head of Radiosurgery/Radiotherapy products. She was promoted to "Head of Public Affairs" in 2009 before being appointed Head of Marketing/Market Access a year later. She made a big contribution to the development of Accuray which is now one of the leading players in the market. Anja is an IT graduate of the university of Karlsruhe and did her thesis at INSA Lyon.


Michel Nuta – MD, Chief Medical Officer 

Before joining Theraclion, Michel spent 13 years in VNUS, a West Coast start-up later acquired by Covidien, who set the worldwide standard for endovenous thermal ablation by radiofrequency. The studies initiated under his supervision in Europe were the basis of the adoption of the method by the medical community. In addition to his MD degree, Michel holds a Medical management & marketing Master in ESCP (Sup de Co Paris).





Laurence Aucoin – Vice-President Operations 

Laurence has developed her operational expertise at GE Healthcare from 1989 to 2014, in various European and global positions for Services and Production on different product lines such as Vascular Interventional Radiology, Computed Tomography and Mammography. From 2014 to 2016, Laurence joined the GE Energy Management division to implement the technical service agreements on all product lines. She graduated from the UTC (Université de Technologie de Compiègne), as biomedical engineer.



Jose Abellan-Martinez – Vice-President Central and Eastern Europe

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José joined Theraclion in March 2015. Curently he is Theraclions VP of central & eatern Europe. He has more than 30 years experience in healthcare Business Development. He has been Sale & Marketing Leader in GE Healthcare, and also integration leader and manager of Image Diagnost International. He is experienced in Vascular, Cardiology, Radiology and Healthcare IT.




Mike Leach – Vice-President UK, Northern Europe and MEA

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Mike joined Theraclion in Jan 2015.  He has an extensive background in Radiology, holding senior board level roles (managerially, operationally & clinically) in both the NHS and private sectors. He also has extensive business development and sales experience in both Radiology capital sales (GE Healthcare) and Managed Equipment Services (Asteral).






Board of Directors


Jean-Yves Burel

Chairman of the Board

PhD. François Lacoste

HIFU expert, former Chief Scientific Officer at Theraclion, France

Vincent Gardès

General Director of Vexim, France

Bernd Von Polheim

General Manager at GN ReSound, Germany

Samuel Levy

Co-founder and President of Allurion Technologies

Wolfram Eichner

Managing Director and Analyst at Apus Capital, a German investment fund

Amit Kakar

Medical Doctor, board member of the Chinese company LBX Pharma and the Indian company Modern Family Doctors. Consultant for Lifetrack Medical System and Bamboo Capital Partners.
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