FRANCE - Member of Sterile Barrier Association, AFNOR, CEN, ASTM & ISO Committees • 15 years of expertise in R&D for Medical Device Packaging (holder of 9 patents), Regulatory Affairs, Medical Packaging Qualification
During his 25-year career with Arjowiggins, Christophe SIMON has worked in a variety of technical and management roles, including product, process and application development, as well as market development and operations & business management. In his current role, he is responsible for all the technical and scientific aspects of Arjowiggins Healthcare division covering regulatory affairs, technical support, and R&D management. His background is chemistry (graduated engineer from the EPCM high school - University of Strasbourg). Christophe SIMON represents Arjowiggins Healthcare on the Sterile Barrier Association (SBA) & on ASTM F02 Committee “Flexible Barrier Packaging”. He is also a member of the technical committees ISO TC198/WG7 “Sterilization of health care products”, CEN TC102/WG4 “Packaging materials” & AFNOR SR95 / GT1 "sterilization Packaging materials”.
FRANCE - Arjowiggins Healthcare Customer Technical Support • 10 years at the service of Medical Device Manufacturing industry for packaging qualification and troubleshooting on packaging lines.
Dominique BERNIER has been supporting packaging qualification of medical device manufacturers for more than 10 years, in Europe & Asia markets. His business scope ranges from lab testing evaluation of different types of packaging materials to runnabilility and DOE analysis on form fill seal packaging line, as well as qualification trials within medical device manufacturer facilities and subcontracting companies. Among the latest projects led by his team: flow wrap packaging, new material qualifications for drapes and gowns packaging, packaging development for high speed rotary seal technology, and packaging machine lease implementation with customers.
UNITED STATES – North & South American Sales Manager, Sterimed® Sterile Barrier Packaging Solutions – Has 15 years of experience on projects for qualification of medical device packaging.
A graduate in Engineering from Pacific University, Ecuador, Jaime ZOHRER has been a guest speaker in numerous healthcare conferences across Latin America, and is currently in charge of several packaging development projects with leading Medical Device Manufacturers in the field of catheters, drapes & syringes in the United States, Brazil, Costa Rica and Mexico.
FRANCE - Europe & Middle East Sales Manager - Hospital Pouch Expert
During his 10 years experience within Arjowiggins Healthcare, Houssem has supporting the different healthcare actors: Hospitals, MDM, converters,…all over Europe, Middle east, Africa and India.
His technical knowledge (Engineering background), his contacts with the various and different healthcare actors allowed him to share the different practices that he met and saw all over the world through trainees and conferences.