Management team

  • François, general director of Cousin Biotech

    François HENIN

    General Director

    Following long experience in the automobile sector in maintenance and production, I joined Cousin Biotech in early 2014 to live a new adventure in a smaller structure. I bring all my know-how in the industrial and managerial sector.

  • Delphine, quality manager in Cousin Biotech

    Delphine HOCQ

    Quality Manager

    Textile engineer (HEI/ESTIT). I joined Cousin Biotech in 2001 as research and development engineer and became manager of the quality department in 2008.

    Mission: Ensuring the maintenance and monitoring of the quality management system and the marketing of the products.

  • Xavier - Production manager

    Xavier LANCIAUX

    Production Manager

    After getting my degree in engineering (with an option in production and logistic) from the “Ecole des Mines”, I worked for 11 years in the automotive industry. Building on this experience in management and maintenance, I have joined Cousin Biotech in 2016 to refocus my career on production, method and logistic and to pursue my learning in a human-size company.

    My mission consists in shaping the operating methods of the production department to guarantee the respect of quality and delays. I also contribute to the development of the continuous amelioration process to support the big challenges we are, and will be, facing!

  • Carine LEPORCQ

    Carine LEPORCQ

    Export Manager - Surgery Division

    After 10 years of experience in the international development of medical devices for aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, I joined Cousin Biotech in September 2015. I define and implement the sales strategy to ensure the development of the international turnover on the visceral, bariatric and uro-gynaecological ranges.

  • Franck, regulations and clinical studies manager for Cousin Biotech

    Franck PELLETIER

    Regulations and Clinical Studies Manager

    ISIFC bio-medical engineer 10 years' experience in the regulation of implantable medical devices.

    Mission: ensure the conformity of Cousin Biotech with the regulatory European and international requirements with my team. Management of the clinical and regulatory team.

  • François, general director of Cousin Biotech

    François TORTEL

    General Director

    I spend my whole professional career in the commercial development at international level in companies specialised in medical devices. Joined Cousin Biotech in 2002 as Sales Manager, I am in charge of the product quality, the development of technological and surgical know-how of the company and its international development.

  • Olivier, OEM Business Manager for Cousin Biotech


    OEM Business Manager

    INSA Lyon Mechanical engineering, 16 years' experience in implantable Medical Devices.

    Mission : development and animation of the OEM Division, promotion of know-how of Cousin Biotech with the sector industrialists.

  • Michel, research and development manager for Cousin Biotech


    Research and Development Manager

    Textile engineer by background, +20 years’ experience within innovation and technical textiles solutions development. Broad and International experience in sport and medtech industries.

    I’ve joined R&D Direction to drive corporate growth delivering innovative medical solutions with added values for our patients and customers.

  • Virginie, customer service manager in Cousin Biotech

    Virginie COUPET

    Customer Service Manager

    With a story experience of more than 20 years in COUSIN BIOTECH as a sales assistant. I spent the last 5 years specializing within the OEM division. During 2018 I took the position of customer service manager.

    Our mission: Listen to our customers to offer them COUSIN BIOTECH's best solutions possible.


    IT Manager

    After 27 years of experience in IT systems for local companies specialised in the distribution, as well as supporting startups, I joined Cousin Biotech in February 2019.

    Mission : is to lead and evolve the IT infrastructures and Cousin Biotech information systems in compliance with standards and quality systems.

  • Laurent RICQUART

    Spine Sales Director

    Within COUSIN BIOTECH since January 2019, my team and I are committed to developing the use of our spine products and thus helping to improve the quality of life of many patients around the world.