“Pascal Nicaud, Partner Atos Consulting”

Paris, 30 November 2005

Pascal Nicaud has been named an Atos Consulting Partner in charge of human resources management, bringing with him over 15 years of HR experience.

Mr. Nicaud, 37, honed his skills in HR performance and human capital management through the creation of two successive training and consulting businesses.

In 1999, he was hired by Cegos to develop its HR performance capabilities before heading a 40-person business unit dedicated to HR management. In this capacity he was a member of the group's Executive Committee France.

Mr. Nicaud's primary expertise is aligning HR policy with business strategy through effective leveraging of HR performance, corporate synergy and human capital management capabilities. At Atos Consulting he will be responsible for human resources management in liaison with People & Change, an international network of more than 350 experts in HR issues and change management.

About Atos Origin
Atos Origin is an international information technology services company. Its business is turning client vision into results through the application of consulting, systems integration and managed operations. The company's annual revenues are more than EUR 5 billion and it employs over 46,000 people in 40 countries. Atos Origin is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic Games and has a client base of international blue-chip companies across all sectors . Atos Origin is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market and trades as Atos Origin, AtosEuronext, Atos Worldline and Atos Consulting.

About Atos Consulting
Atos Consulting, the global consulting practice of Atos Origin, is a leading provider of business, process and technology consulting services. With more than 2,500 staff globally, it focuses on delivering proven, pragmatic solutions to the telecom, manufacturing, financial services and public sectors. http://www.atos-consulting.com

Contact for Press:
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