We are honored to present an exceptional lineup of esteemed speakers at the Med-Tech World Malta Summit. These industry pioneers and thought leaders are at the forefront of medical technology, driving innovation, and shaping the future of healthcare. Their expertise and insights will inspire, educate, and challenge the audience, fostering a dynamic exchange of ideas and propelling the industry forward. Get to know our distinguished speakers below.

La Valette Hall


Deputy Prime Minister of Malta & Minister for Health at Government of Malta

Hon. Dr. Jo-Etienne Abela

Minister for Active Ageing & Malta Medicines Authority

Giovanni Lauricella

Managing Partner at Lifeblood Capital & Talent

Oliver Bisazza

CEO at MedTech Europe

Darshana Zaveri

Managing Partner, Catalyst Health Ventures

Philippe Pouletty

CEO, Truffle Capital

Addie Harris

CEO, Haventure

Joseph W. Rafferty

CEO & Founder at VESTECK Inc.

Mike Karim

CEO, Oxford Endsovascular

Carolina Aguilar

CEO & Co-Founder, INBRAIN Neuroelectronics

Kwame Ulmer

Venture Partner at Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health

Andrew Glass

CEO, Vivasure Medical

Wesley Jones

CEO & Co-Founder at Vonova

Michael Wallace

Co-Founder & Venture Partner, Early Bird Medical & ShangBay Capital

Sanchita Pasi

Senior Investment Manager at Sagana

Lloyd Diamond

CEO, Pixium Vision

Kelly Roman

Co-Founder & CEO at Fisher Wallace Labs

David Sylvan

President at UH Ventures, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer at UH Hospitals

Irit Yaniv

Co-Founder and CEO, Almeda Ventures

Joe Urban

CEO, Potrero Medical

Dan Jacob Gelvan

CEO, t-syte Ltd. and Executive Chairman, Biobeat, Ltd.

Greg Elliott

Co-Founder & Chief Innovation Officer, HealthQb Technologies Inc.

Brittany Barreto, PhD

Chief Innovation Officer, FemHealth Insights

Josep LI. Sanfeliu

Managing Partner & Co-founder, Asabys Partners

Greg Walters

CEO/President and Co-Founder, Excision Medical Inc

Dr. Julien Pham

Founder & Managing Partner at Third Culture Capital (3CC)

Malek Nasr

Co-Founder & Vice President, HighLife

Linus Rieder

Principal, 415 Capital Management GmbH

Edo Ceder

CEO & Co-Founder at Anicca Health

Joana Cartocci

Co-founder and COO, Robeauté

Kurt Farrugia

CEO, Malta Enterprise

David "DSO" Suendermann-Oeft

Founder and CEO, Modality.AI, Inc.

Aashiish Agnihotri, PhD

Founder & CEO, xDot Medical Inc

Georgi Chaltikyan, MD, PhD

Professor of Digital Health at Deggendorf Institute of Technology – European Campus Rottal-Inn (GERMANY)

Anuj Patel

CEO & Founder at Motto

Alberto Chan

Head of Finance & Corporate Development at Lifeblood Capital

John Slump

CFO at Volta Medical Inc.

Torrey Smith

Co-founder & CEO at Endiatx

Chris Green

Chief Business Officer at Endiatx

Daniel Hawkins  

Founder & CEO at Avail Medsystems

Jon David “JD” Friedland

Managing Director at Cleveland Clinic Ventures

Michael Whitman

Founder, President and CEO Micro Interventional Devices, Inc.

Mercedes Tuin

Director Life Sciences & MedTech investments at BOM (Brabantse Ontwikkelings Maatschappij)

Cathy Skinner

CEO at NXgenPort Inc

Matthew Jacobs

Principal and Chief Operating Officer at Cedar Street Group, LLC

Thomas Looby

Chief Executive Officer at Conavi Medical

Cristiano Fontana

CEO & Founder of Three Bridges M&C

Juliana Elstad

CEO at Vibrato Medical

Amrish Nair

CEO at Biorithm

Youssef Biadillah

CEO at BariaTek Medical

Laura Indolfi

CEO and Co-Founder at PanTher Therapeutics

Victor Suturin

Founder and CEO at Aliform Inc.

Jordan Pollack

CEO at VeinWay Ltd

Stephen Towe

CEO at Leo Cancer Care

Robert J. Greenberg

Chairman & CEO at The Alfred Mann Foundation

Mathieu Horras


Humberto Matsuda

CEO & Managing Partner at Matsuda Invest

Daniel Powell

CEO at Spark BioMedical Inc

Harald Ott, MD, MBA

Founder & CEO at IVIVA Medical

Catello Somma


David Moreau

Investment manager at BNP Paribas Développement

Lucien Goffart

CEO at Robocath

Alex Condon

COO at Galen Data

Martin Gomez

Partner, Co-Head MedTech Practice Group Goodwin Procter LLP

Joseph Synder

Principal at Lifeblood Capital

Heather Hanson

President at BioMedSA

Bertrand Duplat

Founder & CEO at Robeauté

Anita Watkins

Managing Director at Rex Health Ventures

Nir Goldenberg

Technology Development Manager, Mayo Clinic Ventures

Amir Soltanianzadeh

Founder & Managing Partner, Solardis Health Ventures

Michael Branagan-Harris

Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Device Access UK Ltd

Jacqueline van Druten

Founder & Managing Director at Podymos Ltd

Claudia Holy

Founder & Managing Director at Podymos Ltd

Julie Adrian

Founder and CEO at Alverium Health

Bryce Klontz

Advisor, CEO at New View Surgical, Inc.

Timothy Harvey

CEO at Owl Peak Technologies

Sacra Infermeria Hall

Mr Gordon Caruana Dingli

Clinical Chair Department of Surgery at Mater Dei Hospital, Malta

Mr Predrag Andrejevic

Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon Mater Dei Hospital, Malta

Dr. Robert G. Xuereb

Chairman Department of Cardiology at Mater Dei Hospital, Malta

Dr. Rahul Kashyap

CEO and Co-founder at Global Remote Research Scholars Program (GRRSP)

Dr. Neal Lemon

Executive Director at Cooper Innovation Center

Anamaria Meshkurti

Partner for Europe at Unorthodox Ventures

Elan Adler

Cofounder, Chief Executive Officer at OneImaging

Prof. Philip Duncan Taylor

Past Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Enrique Claverol-Tinturé, PhD

Head of the Medical Technologies Programme at European Commission

Dr Karan Rajan

Surgeon at NHS

Anna Galluzzo

Regulatory Consultant & PRRC at Advena Ltd.

Paul Bhogal

Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist, Mechanical Thrombectomy and Research Lead for Neurointervention, The Royal London Hospital

Dr. Brendon P. Scicluna Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer & Principal Investigator, Department of Applied Biomedical Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Malta

Dr John Xerri de Caro

Senior Lecturer, University of Malta

Prof. Michael Griffin

Immediate Past President, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Dr Mohid Khan MBBS BSc PhD FRCP

Consultant in Gastroenterology, Clinical Lead of Wales Neuroendocrine Cancer Service, Digital Health Advisor, University Hospital of Wales

Marja Huiskamp

Chief Communication Officer at Barcelona Health Hub

Max G. Ostermeier

CEO and Founder at Implandata Ophthalmic Products

Pawel Świeboda

Founder at NeuroCentury

Dr Amy Davis

CCO Hexarad Group Ltd; consultant Radiologist and former Associate Editor, BMJ

Prof. Hedi Khairi

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Sousse, Tunisia

Dr. Justus Wolff

Manager Digital Health at Syte

Dr Abdul Rahyead

MD & Co Founder at Peerr

Caroline Petit

International Advertising and Promotions Lead, Associate Director, Global Regulatory Affairs, TAKEDA

Dr. Franz Pfister, MD, MBA

CEO, deepc

Ariana Adjani

Co-Founder, Fine Treatment

Stephen Burke

CEO, KARDI AI Technologies s.r.o.

Simon Lucas

General Manager at NuvoAir

Susan Xu

Principal at Wydus

Dr. Huda Alfardus

CEO at Healthgena

Andrea Barbiero

CEO at Co-Salud

Luiza Dobre

CEO & Founder at Komed Health AG

Krishna Moorthy

Co-Founder at Alvie Health

Muhammad Mudassar

Regional Business Director (EU), Enterprise Informatics at Philips Healthcare

Dr Huw Lloyd Williams

Senior Lecturer and Programme Director, Cardiff School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine Academic Centre, School of Medicine, Cardiff University

Michael Bell

Chair of Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust and Chairman of South West London Integrated Care Board

Dr Jack Halligan

Co-Founder at Prova Health

Prof Chie Adachi

Dean for Digital Education at Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at Queen Mary University of London

Dr Farzana Rahman

CEO and Consultant Radiologist, Hexarad

Vinoy Vijayan

Medical Stakeholder Ambassador, Byteflies

Dr. Elise Dallas

GP with special interest in Women’s Health and Menopause, The London General Practice

Thomas Zorbach

Founder & CEO, vm-people GmbH

Dr. Meshari F. Alwashmi

Yan Grima

General Manager at Vivian

Alex Diaconu

CEO & Co-Founder at AiGIA Health

Prof. Yaron Ilan M.D.

Professor of Medicine & Director of Department of Medicine at Hebrew University & Hadassah Medical Centre

Kenneth Nelson

Partner at MedTech Advantage Fund & Director on several boards.

Sahir Ali

General Partner at Modi Ventures

Joel Ugborogho

Founder & CEO at Cenhealth Academy

Peter Schlecht

CEO & Founder at Braingrade

Hassan Chaudhury

Commercial Director at DATA-CAN; The Health Data Research UK Hub for Cancer.

Gertrude Buttigieg

Chairperson, Malta Health Network

Dr. Matthew Brown

Group Medical Director, BUPA

Arron Thind

GP Registrar at Guy’s and St Thomas’, Code Med co-founder, SimEPR Founder

Dr Imran Qureshi

Consultant in Infection, Senior Advisory and Innovation Consultant, Croydon University Hospital, AWS Professional Services

Richard Houlihan

CEO, EirMed

George Leidig

Co-Founder / CTPO, Oto Health Ltd

Dr. Quy Vo-Reinhard

Co-Founder / Director, dHealth, Switzerland

Sarah Cowlishaw

Partner, Covington & Burling LLP

Satu Peltonen

Founder, inXso

Ranjan Singh

CEO & Co-Founder, HealthHero

George Yeboah Kesse

Founder, AdvancePharma Innovations

Sinead O'Connor

Trinity School of Medicine Faculty Emerging Technology in Health and Digital Health Advisor, Trinity College Dublin

Ian Slade

CEO, IT Consulting Group

Dr Ali Tinazli

CEO, Lifespin GmbH

Dr Jing Ouyang

Co-Founder and COO, Patchwork Health

Dr Anas Nader

Co-Founder and CEO, Patchwork Health

Remko Schats

Founder, Σnigma Global eHealth platform

Rajnish Mankotia

Co-founder, The Gut Clinic UK & Consultant Surgeon, NHS

Dr. Keith Grimes

Digital Health & Innovation Consultant at Curistica

Dr. Béla Venesz, PhD

Head of Business Development at Synthesis-Net

Rajesh Sivaprakasam

Consultant in Transplant, Access and General Surgery, Lead for Robotic renal failure Surgery, Queen Mary University of London

Dr Neel Patel

CEO & Co-founder, ZiO Health

Dr Heba Said Elnazer

Founder/Internal Medicine Consultant, Revive Medical Group

Dr Alisha Damani

Medical Doctor, High Performance Coach, Entrepreneur, Inspirational Speaker, Empowered Global

Saurabh Tak

Investment Manager, Technology and Innovation Expert/Coach, Sagana and Circulate Capital/European Commission/EIT Health

Jose Castela Forte

Founder & Head of Science, Ancora Health

Joia Nunez

Medical Advisor, Entelai

Konrad Dobschuetz

National Director NHS Innovation Accelerator & Chief Enterprise Officer UCLPartners

Ravi Ramaswamy

CEO, RV Consultants

Elina Valeeva

CEO at Essence Labs and Global Program Director of Women in Tech

Dr Mariana Zamir

Director of Dermatologic Surgery Services, Department of Dermatology, Sheba Tel HaShomer Medical Center

Dr. Oshin Behl

Venture Manager at Creative Destruction Lab (ESMT Berlin)

Finn Tram

Director of Corporate & Enterprise Project and Portfolio Management at Terumo Europe

Mysty Blagg

LLP Healthcare Attorney, Shipman & Wright

Przemek Czerklewicz

Partner & Founder at Milepoint

Dra. Amparo Santamaria, M.D., PhD

Head of Hematology Hybrid Department at Vinalopo University Hospital, Alicante, Spain Ribera Salud

Dr Adel Baluch

Director of Medical Affairs at Ada Health

Dr Ayesha Rahim

National Clinical Lead for Digital Mental Health at NHS England

Mazin Gadir

Digital Health External Advisor at Healthcare Authorities and Regulators

Dr. Harry Lykostratis

Managing Director & Lead Engineer at Open Medical

Kaisa Kauppinen

Design Lead at Tietoevry

Sarah Bateup

Chief Clinical Officer at Oliva

Assaf Barnea

Managing Partner, Sanara Capital & Sanara Ventures and Chairman of Life Sciences at the Israel Export Institute.

Rukundo Aloys

Founder & CEO at Hellomed

Sandeep Reddy

Director at Deakin School of Medicine

Kelsey Crossman

Business Development Manager at SimQ

Susan Willig

Chief Brand Strategist at TrueNorth

Oliver Smith

Strategy Adviser and Applied Ethicist

Ralf-Gordon Jahns

Managing Director at Research2Guidance

Kenn Milton

CEO and Founder at MyBlueLabel Compliance Services A/S

Jane Johnston

Head of Population Health Management Analytics at NHS Surrey Heartlands

Harry Morley

Client Service Manager at Novalins

Alex Raychuk

Founder & CEO at Medentee Limited

Dr. Anushka Patchava

Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer at Wellx.AI Technologies Ltd.

Pilar Fernandez Hermida

Founder at I-EXPAND

Michael Maylahn

Founder/CEO & Ventures Associate at Stasis Labs & Plug and Play Ventures

Dr Jeffrey Dalli MD MRSCEd MSc FEBS

Surgeon, Mater Dei Hospital, Malta

Roseanne Camilleri

CEO, Primary HealthCare

Professor Ferdinand Serracino-Inglott

Consultant Vascular Surgeon at the Manchester Royal Infirmary Hospital, UK

Dr Jonathan Johnson

President & Partner at Comprehensive Wound Care Services & Comprehensive Medical Investments

Kenneth Brincat

CEO at Malta Digital Innovation Authority

Fruzsina Mezei

Health economist, Digital Health Consultant Semmelweis University, EIT Health

Georgina Kyriakoudes

CEO and Co-Founder of ARIA Health

Professor Manish Chand

Professor of Surgery and CMO, UCL and The AIS Channel

Vijay Luthra

Founder and Director, Ceva Global

Georgi Kadrev

CEO & Co-founder of KELVIN Health

Andy Bleaden

Communities Director at ECHAlliance (European Connected Health Alliance)

Anamaria Magri Pantea

Founder & Managing Consultant at AscendConsulting.EU

Philippe Gerwill

Advisory Board at Aimedis & Med-Tech World Summit

Dr. Javier Mendoza

Gastroenterologist & Leading Metaverse Doctor

Lisa Tschalenko

Senior Ecosystem & Partnership Manager for Digital Health & Pharma.

Kenneth Shaw

Director & Executive Consultant at Specculo

Patricia Ripoll

Founder and President at VISIBLE

Ana Garcia Poyo

CEO & Cofounder at Prefree

Martyn Eeles

General Partner at VC

Valentino Megale

CEO Softcare Studios

Dr. Jhonatan Bringas Dimitriades

CEO & Co-Founder at Lapsi Health


Professor of Pharmacy at Department of Pharmacy, University of Malta & Chair Eelect at International Pharmaceutical Federation, Academic Institutional Membership Advisory Committee.


CEO at Cognitant Group


Partner & Health & Pharma Lawyer at Raposo, Sá Miranda & Associados