Kareen Forissier
Chief Operating Officer
EIT Health
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Kareen has a broad experience in both the public and private sectors. Her studies have taken her to universities across Europe, from London (Imperial College) to Zurich (ETHZ). She has a PhD in Chemistry from the École Polytechnique in France.

Kareen started her career with Procter and Gamble, in product design and development, before working in politics and legislation in the USA. She moved back to Europe (Munich) in 2012 and worked for the Technical University in Munich, coordinating the Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership funded European Venture Program with the EuroTech universities.

Kareen joined EIT Health in March 2016 and has been COO of EIT Health since February 2018.

She has lived in 6 countries around the world, speaks fluent French and English, and progresses daily in German.

 

She has lived in 6 countries around the world, speaks fluent French and English, and progresses daily in German.