The management team is comprised of highly qualified and experienced professionals, all of whom have demonstrated their operational and managerial qualities within some of the most competitive multinational companies in the healthcare field.

The Implanet scientific team is made up of internationally renowned surgeons with established credentials in the scientific community. Representing both private and public institutions, they encompass all orthopedic specialities. Their involvement and input to Implanet‘s strategic development is one of the company’s major assets.

Ludovic LASTENNET – Chief Executive Officer

Ludovic has 24 years of experience in the medical field:capital equipment, reconstructive orthopedics and dental implants.
Prior to Implanet he spent 5 years as General Manager of a French Subsidiary of KaVo Dental, and 6 years as European Sales Manager for Stryker Corporation.
Ludovic graduated from ISG School of Business, 1990, Paris, France.


Shane DOYLE – Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Shane has 19 years of experience in orthopedics, biologics and spinal implants. This includes Sales and Marketing roles with Etex and Stryker Corporation. Shane earned a BA from Wesleyan University.


Nicolas MARIN – Chief Marketing Officer

Nicolas has 19 years experience in international marketing and product development in spinal, orthopaedic and sport medicine implants.
He was International Product Manager and EMEA Marketing Manager for 7 years at Stryker.
Nicolas holds a Master Degree in Economics from University Bordeaux IV and Politics from University College of Dublin 1995, as well as a MSc International Business from the MIB-MACI, KEDGE – Bordeaux in 1997.


David DIEUMEGARD –  Chief Financial Officer

David has 18 years of experience in Finance in various industries, such as CFO of KOT laboratory (adult nutrition), Musiwave (leading platform to deliver music content on mobiles, sold to Microsoft e-live) and as Corporate Controller at ActivIdentity (network security and authentication software solution, company listed on Nasdaq).

David owns a Master and Post Master Degree in Finance – 1993, University of Poitiers, France.


Franck LAPORTE – Operations Director

Franck has 18 years of experience in orthopedic and spine field, including 10 years in Operations Management with the industry leaders: Spine Next, Abbott Spine, Zimmer Spine.
Franck earned a Logistical Technical University Diploma, 1991.


Régis LE COUËDIC – R&D / RAQA Director

Regis has 27 years of experience in reconstructive Orthopedics and Spinal implants with US majors (Zimmer, Stryker, Abbott Spine).

He was a founder of Spine Next and the R&D Director.
Régis has a mechanical Engineering Degree, PolyTech’Lille, 1990, Lille, France.