Coming from a sales environment Antoine LESAGE obtained his Masters Law Degree in 1981 at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Antoine finished during his career different executive leadership-management and legal-compliance programs.
Antoine LESAGE has a 25+ years’ experience in in rendering support to Corporate- and Country-based Businesses, including highly regulated High Tech markets. He is specialized in all relevant areas of business law and related fields and has been managing internal legal-regulatory-compliance departments. This included positions as compliance-privacy officer and setting up related programs. He has HR experience and is familiar with organization restructurings and aacquisition and divestiture exercises.
After his studies Antoine LESAGE joined the law firm Delacroix – Verwilghen – Delahaye working on commercial, civil and insurance matters. Thereafter Antoine moved to the international private sector as Legal Counsel to support larger business corporations. So he worked as legal counsel for an international building company dealing with construction and electromechanical works, dredging, turnkey engineering and contracting in Europe, Middle East and Africa. He was also an executive with worldwide Legal and HR responsibilities for a German group company specialized in measurement sensors for Iron-Steel-Automotive-Process control systems.
But the main part of his career was spent in the Life science sector covering most of the regions in the world as General Counsel or Vice President Legal and Compliance for major US and Japanese medical device and pharma corporations, such as HOLOGIC, BAXTER and TERUMO.
He now joined ORYS as of counsel so that the firm and our clients can further benefit from his extensive expertise.