“Bernard Bourigeaud announces that as of 1 October 2007 Philippe Germond will become Chairman of the Management Board of Atos Origin”

Paris, 1 August 2007

Following 12 June announcement and in agreement with the Supervisory Board, Bernard Bourigeaud, Atos Origin Chairman of the Management Board and CEO, announces that as of 1 October 2007 Philippe Germond will become Chairman of the Management Board and CEO of the Group. Bernard Bourigeaud will remain in the Group until 31 December 2007 in order to ensure a smooth transition.

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 EUR 5.4 billion and it employs 50,000 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, Atos Euronext Market Solutions, Atos Worldline and Atos Consulting. 

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Marie-Tatiana Collombert,
Tel: +33 (0) 1 55 91 26 33,
marie-tatiana.collombert@atosorigin.com

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Gilles Arditti,
Tel. : +33 (0) 1 55 91 28 83,
gilles.arditti@atosorigin.com