Dr. Nicolas Foin is Adjunct Associate Professor at the NHRIS/ Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore and Sr Manager in Cardiology Strategy & Market Development with Philips Health. He completed his MSc and a PhD fellowship in Cardiovascular Science and Engineering at the Imperial College and Hospitals London. He joined the National Heart Research Institute Singapore (NHCS/ Duke-NUS) in 2013 as Scientific Lead and then Principal Investigator of the Medtech Theme, focusing on bench to bedside research, intravascular imaging and new technologies for treatment of heart diseases. He has advised several large companies and start-ups on new product developments, investments and aquisitions. He has published more than 110 publications, editorials and book chapters to date in the field of cardiovascular interventions and imaging, has authored over 10 international patents and he has received multiple international awards for innovations and research contributions.