Management Team

Francine Behar-Cohen, MD, PhD


FOUNDER AND CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER 

Francine founded Eyevensys in December 2008, after serving, from 2013 to 2016, as chief medical officer of the Gonin Lausanne Ophthalmology Hospital in Switzerland. She is..

Patricia Zilliox, PhD


PRESIDENT AND CEO

Patricia brings more than 25 years of expertise in global clinical development in ophthalmology. During her 30-plus–year career at Alcon Laboratories, Patricia managed clinical development..

Ronald Buggage, MD


CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER

Ronald brings more than 14 years of experience at large pharma and biotech companies, where he held senior development positions in the United States and Europe. Most recently..

Thierry Bordet, PhD


CHIEF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER

Thierry brings more than 18 years of experience in the biotechnology sector, having managed drug discovery and drug development programs for small molecules, gene therapies..

Hélène Mortimer, RN, PMP


HEAD OF CLINICAL OPERATIONS

Hélène brings more than 15 years of experience in clinical operations and global clinical research development in the United States and Europe. Hélène joined Eyevensys after leading..

Gina Pinto, MBA


FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR

Gina has a broad range of experience as a strategic business partner, including leading and overseeing the administration, financial planning, budgeting, human resources, and IT..

Alan Wirbisky


DIRECTOR OF DEVICE DEVELOPMENT

Alan has spent his career in medical device development and contract manufacturing, with more than 25 years of experience working primarily as an engineering team manager..