Medical Director, J&J Medical Devices UK and Ireland
Gianluca joined Johnson and Johnson in December 2019 as Medical Director for Medical Devices UK and Ireland. Since joining the company, he has led a number of initiatives to shape the healthcare system including the NICE recommendation for Plus sutures. Before joining JnJ, Gianluca practiced as a cardio-thoracic and then a thoracic surgeon for over 20 years. He pioneered the introduction of VATS lobectomy in Bristol and during his career maintained a strong focus to enhance the effectiveness of training surgeons, introduce new procedures and technology, improve safety and cost-effectiveness. He is author of over 50 papers.