Gonzague Issenmann

Entrepreneur in residence


Gonz is a global Medtech entrepreneur.

He has been the CEO of STENTYS, a company he co-founded and that was seeded by Sofinnova, bringing it from inception to a successful commercial public company. In the eleven years of his tenure, he raised close to $100m in funding from both private and public investors, managed several CE Marking dossiers and an FDA IDE approval, organized multiple randomized trials and ran the commercial organization. Prior to STENTYS, Gonz worked at J&J in the Cordis Endovascular franchise, where he was a sales rep and a finance controller. He started his career in North America in the auto industry where he was quickly promoted to be in charge of the 180 production employees of a new

manufacturing plant.

Gonz holds an MBA from INSEAD and a Master of Science from Ecole Centrale in Paris.