“Marianne Hewlett Takes Over Marketing Communications for Atos Origin in the Netherlands & Northern-Europe”

Utrecht, 16 March 2005

Atos Origin announced today that Marianne Hewlett, Senior Vice President Global Marketing Communications, is extending her role to take over the responsibility of Marketing Communications in the Netherlands and Northern Europe. Marianne will also become a member of the Dutch management board.

Marianne Hewlett's responsibilities for the Netherlands and Northern-Europe include: development of marketing & communication strategies for key sectors and solutions, client marketing strategy & programs, and in- and external communications. In this role she will report to Wilbert Kieboom, CEO of Atos Origin Northern Europe. She succeeds Jacqueline Terpstra.

During her career, Marianne has gained extensive experience in international marketing communications in the IT services sector. She has been with Atos Origin for five years, before which she gained thorough knowledge by managing her own consultancy agency specializing in business-to-business communication.

Wilbert Kieboom, CEO of Atos Origin, stated: “The international expertise and experience of Marianne in marketing communications means that she will bring a synergy in global and local marketing initiatives within Atos Origin, extremely important in an international company”.

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.

For more information, please contact:

Ingrid Clauwaert, tel: + 31 30 299 5007
Email: ingrid.clauweart@atosorigin.com

José de Vries, tel: + 33 6 1 55 91 24 53
Email: jose.devries@atosorigin.com