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Carlos Alonso

“A robust network of active healthcare and scientific professionals is essential for successful sourcing and value creation, especially in the complex healthcare sector. With over 450 current and former industry operators and Key Opinion Leaders across diverse therapeutic and scientific areas, our MedTalent® network is an invaluable asset to ARCHIMED, enabling us to achieve remarkable outcomes with speed.”



Sector: MedTech


Carlos Alonso joined ARCHIMED as Operating Partner in 2020 and was appointed as Partner in 2023.

He brings with him a strong track record of more than 35 years of performance and true value creation in the healthcare, industrial equipment, engineering, and chemical industries, and of driving impactful engagement with commercial partners, trade unions, patient and trade associations globally.

Carlos worked at Baxter International for over 15 years, where his level of responsibility successfully and quickly grew from Country General Manager up to regional and global Business Unit President positions, reporting directly to the CEO. Before that, Carlos was Country Manager of Spain and Portugal for Dentsply International.

Carlos holds a Master’s Degree in Management (PDD) from the IESE Business School, Universidad de Navarra, in Barcelona, Spain, an M.Sc. in Process Engineering from the Instituto Químico de Sarrià (IQS), also in Barcelona, and a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the Universidade Federal do Paraná, in Curitiba, Brazil.

Carlos currently serves as an Executive Chairman of Italy-based manufacturer of cardiology devices, Cardioline, as the Chairman of the Board of UK-based manufacturer of medical devices, DHG and has previously served as SVP and President, International, Hillrom Holdings Inc. from 2015 to 2020.

Before joining Hillrom, Carlos worked as the President and CEO of the Esaote Group, a medical imaging leader based in Italy. He currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Health Sector Management & Policy of the University of Miami’s Business School.


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