US Executive team
Executive Vice President | North America
Matthew is the Executive Vice President for the North American region. Matthew brings an innovative global commercialization mindset to SomnoMed. He has extensive experience in the medical devices industry and medical technologies sector and possesses broad expertise in scaling organizations, working through involved and complex strategy and navigating change.
Prior to SomnoMed, Matthew worked for AM Surgical, Inc., Cantel Medical and Respironics before Phillips acquired that company in 2007.
VP, Finance & Operations | North America
Enrico is the Vice President of Finance, Administration and Operations for SomnoMed North America. Prior to SomnoMed, Enrico spent over 20 years in finance and operations management in the luxury industry. He most recently served as CFO of Brunello Cucinelli North America wherein he led the business in financial and logistics activities.
He spent 19 years honing his experience in developing solutions and procedures to capture values and minimize risks, practices thoughtful thinking to pursue practical solutions, and believes in strong communication within the team and customers.
VP, Sales | North America
Lewis spent 21 years in surgical urology and gynecology before transitioning over to the dental field in 2011 as Director of Sales & Marketing for American Eagle Instruments. After helping to engineer the sale of AEI to Young Innovations, he joined SomnoMed in 2017 as Senior Director of Sales in the US.
Of SomnoMed’s “Medical Initiative, Lewis says, “This is undoubtedly the most exciting, the most challenging, and the most rewarding work I have ever done. Our mission has become so much more than just growing SomnoMed. We are committed to opening up new pathways so that more patients can be treated and more lives can be saved. And best of all, we are doing ALL of this in support of our dental network…the very people who put SomnoMed on the map.”
Senior Director of Business Operations | North America
Chip is a Registered Respiratory Therapist and graduate of Texas State University School of Allied Health Sciences with over 30 years of medical, DME, and industry experience. He has worked in both the adult and neonatal critical care with extensive experience in sleep medicine.
Chip has held roles as a CPAP and Interface Product Manager, National Accounts Manager, Director of Business Development, and Director of National and Government accounts with the likes of companies such as Nellcor Puritan Bennett, Tyco Healthcare, ResMed, and Chart Industries.
As the Senior Director of Client Services, he is responsible for Customer Service, Inside Sales, and the Managed Care Team. Chip is committed to providing the ongoing support and improvements required to deliver Excellent Customer Service and Customer Delight. He is a native of Bellville Texas and based in Northern California.
Director, Quality and Regulatory Assurance | North America
Dorene Markwiese joined SomnoMed Ltd. in 2018 as Global Director of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance, responsible for leading quality, regulatory and compliance programs worldwide.
Prior to joining SomnoMed, Dorene held various senior management roles in medical device companies such as Carl Zeiss, St. Jude Medical and Cardinal Healthcare. Dorene earned a B.S. degree in Biology and an M.B.A. in management and was awarded RAC certification in 2001.
Director, Global Clinical Affairs | North America
Jeremy has 20 years of Clinical Research experience and was previously the Associate Director of Clinical Operations for Philips where he helped lead the Sleep and Respiratory business to strategically plan, develop, and run clinical trials to prove out clinical evidence to internal and external stakeholders.
He has worked with numerous KOLs in the Sleep industry to produce abstracts, white papers, and publications. His background brings a combined clinical and business perspective to decision making.