About PREVIA MEDICAL
Founded in 2020 in Lyon, PREVIA © is a platform for digital biomarkers designed to anticipate and prevent vital emergencies in a hospital setting. Compatible with major medical records, it analyzes the data of thousands of patients in real time and accurately identifies at-risk patients.
PREVIA MEDICAL filed its first European patent in 2022 and confirmed its first round of seed funding of 2.1 million euros in February 2023.
The PREVIA MEDICAL team
Made up of passionate and determined people, each of us brings unique expertise and creative energy to our mission.
Engineer with 15 years of experience in information technology in the healthcare sector, he is a former member of the executive committee at Cerner (Oracle Health), a multinational company specializing in electronic medical records. In this role, he held technical, managerial, and commercial positions. He was involved in the deployment of electronic medical records in renowned university hospitals in France, the UK, and Switzerland. In 2020, he founded PREVIA MEDICAL, a company specializing in artificial intelligence dedicated to the early detection of diseases in hospital environments.
Axel, an engineer from 3iL with over 15 years of experience, worked as an IT consultant at Alteca and Groupe SEB, and then became a freelance in 2013 where he assisted several startups in developing web applications. In 2021, he became the CTO of a web platform for trail runners and race organizers. In 2023, Axel joined PREVIA MEDICAL as a senior full-stack developer. His versatile role encompasses all aspects of software development, from design to maintenance, including development.
Engineer from the Université de Technologie de Compiègne (UTC), with 10 years of experience in application development, including 5 years as a FullStack developer in a digital startup and as a freelancer. He has notably been involved in the development of backend, frontend, and mobile applications for various clients. As the co-founder of PREVIA MEDICAL in 2020, he oversees all technical projects, leads the development team, and manages the company's infrastructure.
After 15 years as a health services manager, Sabrina decided to change careers by going to business school, where she graduated top of her class. Her specialisation in healthcare led her to play a crucial role in the marketing of IZYCARDIO, a platform dedicated to cardiology advice. Working closely with our partners, she is committed to optimising PREVIA MEDICAL's commercial growth.
After completing his business studies at IDRAC Business School, Lionel gained 5 years of experience in international commercial development and 6 years in designing and managing coworking spaces. Following a successful career change at Wild Code School as the top of his class and winning two hackathons, he now leverages his skills as a designer and developer in our team. Lionel works closely with doctors during ergonomic workshops, refining our product to meet their needs
Graduating from Polytech Lyon in engineering and holding a master's degree in Artificial Intelligence from Claude Bernard University Lyon 1, Pierre-Elliott gained valuable experience at PULSALYS before joining PREVIA MEDICAL as a Data Scientist, contributing to the enhancement of early disease detection in healthcare. In 2022, he started a PhD with INSA and CREATIS lab, focusing on improving the interpretability of machine learning models in artificial intelligence. He co-authored a publication on the predictive performance of PREVIA's first digital biomarker.
Our strategic committee
A team of experts who contribute their experience and vision to support PREVIA MEDICAL throughout its growth.
Sandra Dubos has been Director of Investments at Kreaxi since 2018 and has over 12 years of experience in consulting and supporting innovative companies in life sciences. She began her career as an engineer at Sanofi-Aventis. After four years at Alcimed, a consulting firm in marketing and strategy where she led both strategic and operational missions, Sandra joined Bpifrance Financement as an Innovation Business Manager.
Xavier POURADIER DUTEIL
Xavier Pouradier Duteil has established a rich career in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, with key roles in virology quality control, IT project development and biotech product development. He also set up an industrial JV in Asia and led LEAN industrial improvement programs for the vaccine division of Sanofi. Since 2013, he has been investing in and supporting start-up companies at Veymont Participations.
Florence Thueux, President of M2care, is committed to developing innovative HealthTech start-ups. Her career includes key roles at Global Bioenergies and Laboratoire CCD (Groupe Choay), where she managed international teams, developed commercial strategies and introduced innovations in women's and digital health. Her experience as a Managing Partner at Remora Capital enabled her to invest in emerging health and technology companies.
Ziad Wakim, CIO, has over 25 years' experience in document and content management. Currently Chief Information Officer at CAHPP, he advises health and care establishments. He is also the founder of Hopla Memory and has held key positions such as Chief Technology Officer at IZYCARDIO. Previously, he founded Kumbu and worked for more than 15 years at Ever Team in various positions, including VP Solutions.
Xavier Badiche is a director of the investment company Holding Seraip, as well as being the head of Blitz Business Service, a company specialising in the development of artificial intelligence algorithms for granting credit and collecting debts. He holds degrees from the École Polytechnique and the École des Mines de Paris. He has contributed to several scientific articles in the field of machine learning as well as in other scientific fields.
President of INLOG since March 2021, David Kalfon is guiding the modernisation of applications and the expansion of teams to comply with regulatory standards and requirements. Previously, at Cerner Corporation, for 16 years as Senior Director Revenue Cycle, he led teams in the design of hospital management products in France, Germany and Switzerland. Prior to that, as CEO of AXYA Systèmes for nearly 16 years, he oversaw the design of medico-administrative products for hospitals and managed sales in Switzerland, Morocco and France.