“Gilles GRAPINET Appointment”

Paris, 8 January 2009

Atos Origin announces that Gilles GRAPINET joins it Executive Management team. Gilles GRAPINET, 45, Ecole Nationale d'Administration (ENA) graduate, Inspecteur Général des Finances, was previously Head of Payment Systems & Services and Member of the Executive Committee of Credit Agricole SA, following his responsibility as Head of Strategy.

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 revenue is EUR 5.8 billion and it employs 50,000 professionals 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 Worldline and Atos Consulting.

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