“Appointment with Ghislaine MARTIN, New Vice President for the Group’s Banking Market”

Paris - February 12, 2002

Ghislaine Martin, 45, PHD in Economics, joined Atos Origin in September as Vice President, responsible for the Group's Banking market. She is also in charge of a certain number of key Accounts in the banking sector.

Ghislaine spent six years with Paribas Group, within the international division and then within the large corporate department. For thirteen years before joining the Group, she was working for Deloitte Consulting, as partner. She was in charge of the Financial Service in France and of large banking accounts.

Within Atos Origin, she is responsible for the Group's development in the banking sector, under the direct responsibility of Bernard Bourigeaud. "We are particularly happy to welcome Ghislaine Martin since Banking and Finance represent a strategic market sector for Atos Origin with currently 23% of our revenues world-wide and the Group has huge ambition in this sector" declares Bernard Bourigeaud, Chairman of Atos Origin.

About Atos Origin

Atos Origin is a leading international business and technology integrator. Its business is turning client visions into results through the application of management consulting, enterprise, e-business and outsourcing solutions. The company has annual revenues of more than EUR 3 billion, operates in more than 30 countries worldwide and has 27,000 employees. Atos Origin's clients include ABN-Amro, Alstom, BNP Paribas, Euronext, Fiat, ICI, Lucent, Philips, Renault, Saudi Aramco, Shell, Unilever and Vivendi Universal.

Press Contact:
Marie-Tatiana Collombert
+ 33 (1) 49 00 96 33