When you work with Soladis, you may collaborate with different team members. These are some of the people you may be in contact with from Top Management, Business Development and Operational Management:
FrançoisCEO in charge of Business Development and Innovation
One of the co-founders of Soladis, François is today its CEO in charge of Development and Innovation. A statistician by training, he has always been passionate about the problems inherent in data and invested in highly complex projects, to which he brings his methodological and analytical expertise.
Today, François is involved in the company’s innovation and development activities, and commits some of his time to educational initiatives through various roles with schools and universities (VP Polytech’Lyon, ENSAI Ambassador, Course director and tutor at UCBL1, etc.)
OlivierCOO & CFO
One of the co-founders of Soladis, Olivier is today its Chief Operations Officer, tasked with ensuring the company’s growth. A statistician by training, and a lover of numbers, Olivier rapidly took on the administrative and financial management of Soladis and his management has contributed to the consolidation of a sustainable financial structure. For the past five years, Olivier has overseen, organized and created the structure for the teams who provide Soladis’s services. At the same time, Olivier shares his practical expertise and experience as an entrepreneur and company director with master’s students at UCBL1.
PierreChief Medical Officer
A qualified MD, Pierre is currently CMO at Soladis. Pierre’s keen interest in clinical research led to his becoming involved in this field at the very start of the 1990s, founding and developing Orgamétrie – later to become Soladis Clinical Studiesin 2015 – as a CRO (contract research organization) for the management of research studies (interventional, observational, etc.).
Renowned for his natural scientific curiosity and his strong interest in rare diseases, Pierre today brings the perspective of a medical expert to the regular and innovative activities Soladis undertakes in the health sector.
FrancisDIRECTOR, SOLADIS SOPHIA-ANTIPOLIS & SOLADIS DIGITAL
Francis is part of the Development and Innovation team and Director of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur office. He also manages Soladis Digital‘s activities. With a background in IT, he was IT manager for a research group, then a Project Director in consulting, before becoming the International Health Strategy Manager for a software vendor. Since 2014, Francis has been responsible for the company’s development in the south of France, combining business development, prospecting and production activities.
OlivierDirector, Soladis GmbH
Olivier is part of the Development and Innovation team, and manages our Swiss branch, Soladis GmbH. After completing his studies at an Ecole Supérieure de Commerce graduate school, driven by a great scientific curiosity, he took charge of Soladis’s international development in 2013, first exploring Europe (west & DACH) then consolidating the company’s presence in Switzerland.
Combining business development activities with prospecting, marketing and recruitment, Olivier is the key contact for Soladis’s Swiss partners and clients.
AnthonyDirector, Soladis Paris
Anthony is part of the Development and Innovation team, and manages the Soladis office in Paris. With a background in mathematics, from his arrival at Soladis in 2012 he has focused on business development activities, making an active contribution to Soladis’s growth from that point on.
Combining business development activities with prospecting, pre-sale project planning and recruitment, Anthony is the first point of contact for most of Soladis’s new French clients.
CatherineDirector, Soladis Statistics
After ten years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, Catherine joined Soladis in 2013, and promptly became Operations Manager for the Paris area. On a daily basis, she coordinates teams and projects, at the same time acting as an adviser on matters relating to methodologies for industry and laboratories. Currently director of the Soladis Statisticsdepartment, she is also education manager of Soladis Instituteensuring, among other things, that trainees are completely satisfied with their communications with Soladis.
OlivierDIRECTOR, SOLADIS CLINICAL STUDIES AND QUALITY
With a background in biology and Quality Management, Olivier joined Soladis Clinical Studies in 2005 and implemented the quality management system there. At the same time, he took on various operational (DM, project manager) and administrative roles (managing project quotes, contracts and finances, etc.). Since 2015, Olivier has been Quality Director of the Soladis Group, and since 2017 he has been tasked with the operational management of Soladis Clinical Studies.
AgnèsManager of -Omics department
After her studies in biology and IT, Agnès spent over 15 years working in the microbial bioinformatics field with stakeholders from the health, food, biotech and cosmetics industries.
Her arrival at Soladis in 2018 enabled the coordination and development of -Omics activities. She also supports Soladis clients in their biological multi-data projects.
GauthierSoladis Connect Manager
Gauthier is Manager of the Soladis Connectbusiness unit. He initially studied physics, instrumentation and mechatronics, and quickly decided on a career at the intersection between physics and life sciences.
His arrival at Soladis in 2016 marked the starting point for the development of measurement engineering activities. Thanks to his extensive experience, he is an expert in technological innovation and sensors, which is why he is currently the company’s key contact for measurement systems.
SébastienHead of Data Management
Sébastien is the Data Management Manager for Soladis Clinical Studies. He initially studied Biology and marketing/management, and embarked on a career encompassing biology, medicine and IT at an early stage.
His arrival at Soladis, in 2001, marked the starting point for the development of the company’s clinical Data Management activities. Thanks to his subsequent training (biostatistics, dedicated software, CDISC, etc.), he is an expert in the biometric aspects of studies, which is why he is currently the company’s key contact for data management.
YannScientific manager and writer
A scientist by training and open-minded by nature, Yann has spent some 10 years developing various research projects in life sciences and human health (microbiology, infectology, metabolism, diabetes) in France and the US ( INRA, Case Western Reserve University and INSERM). Over two years, he provided support for innovative projects in the fields of health, agri-food and cosmetics.
Since his arrival in 2016, he has brought his curiosity, his scientific expertise and his diligence to the editorial activities of Soladis Clinical Studies, covering clinical and scientific projects from conception to exploitation.