Harold Smith-Franzen


Harold Smith-Franzen is a Partner at Emerton and global head of Medtech practice. Harold has 23 years of experience in  strategy consulting, with 20 years in the healthcare industry globally. Before joining Emerton, Harold was Managing Director of Sanovo Medical a global strategy consulting firm focused on medtech. Previously Harold was founder and managing partner of LEK Consulting’s Japan office where he lead the firm’s regional medtech practice.

His areas of expertise include commercialization strategy development and execution, market opportunity assessment and product due diligence, regulatory support and reimbursement strategy support.

Harold speaks English and Japanese.