Patrick is the New business & Innovation Director of nehs, one of the leaders in French healthcare services, operating in 40 countries worldwide and providing global solutions in Digital, Hygiene, Financial services, Insurance, Media and Consultancy services. As part of those functions, Patrick MALLEA is also the Director of the strategic positioning of nehs on Artificial Intelligence. Engineer in production and robotics, with PhD from MINES ParisTech on sustainable performance in health, Patrick worked for 15 years in the medical devices industry, where he created several companies. In 2002, he joined the Clinical Research and Innovation Department of the University Hospital of Nice to develop the innovation policy of the hospital clusters. In 2009, he joined the global competitiveness cluster “Solutions Communicantes Sécurisées” (SCS) and was appointed in 2010, Director of Development of the National Reference Center for Home Health and Autonomy (CNR Santé). In 2010, he led the work of the “Living at Home” mission at the request of the Secretary of State for Seniors. From 2012 to 2014, as Chief Executive Officer of the CNR Santé, Patrick develops projects allowing the structuring of the silver economy sector contract at national level. Joining ACCELIS in 2014, as Director of Strategy, Innovation and Key Accounts, Patrick became, in 2017, Deputy General Manager of ACETIAM, born from the acquisition by MNH GROUP (now rebranded nehs) and then from the merger of the entities ETIAM and ACCELIS. Patrick got appointed to New business & Innovation Director of nehs in 2018.