Fernando joined Endeavour Vision in 2018 and currently serves as an investment director, focusing on medical technology and digital health investments. He was a member of the deal team for Endeavour Vision’s investment in Lumeon.
Fernando brings medical device industry expertise in product development, combined with pharmaceutical and medical device business and strategy consulting. From 2011 to 2015, Fernando led the development of several orthopaedic trauma solutions at Stryker Orthopaedics R&D in Switzerland – focusing on upper trauma and extremities. From 2015 to 2018, Fernando was Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company in Geneva, Switzerland. He led numerous business strategy and organisational projects including therapeutic-area strategy, merger management, process optimization, operating model re-design, corporate due-diligence and market access and launch preparation. Fernando worked across multiple geographies, including Switzerland, France, Germany, Belgium, UK, US and Brazil and sectors such as diabetes, specialty pharmaceuticals, infectious disease, wound care, surgical instruments, orthopaedics and dental.
Fernando holds an MEng degree in Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College London and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zürich. His Masters’ thesis was in cardiovascular fluid mechanics of stented arteries.