“Bruno Fabre joins Atos Origin to lead Telecom and Media”

Paris, 13 April 2010

Atos Origin, an international IT services company, today announced that it has appointed Bruno Fabre as Executive Vice President for Telecom and Media.

Bruno Fabre

Bruno assumes his new role immediately. He is responsible for developing and implementing the strategy to strengthen and grow Atos Origin's business in the telecom and media markets, which today generates annual revenue of over €700 million globally. Bruno is a member of the Atos Origin Executive Committee and reports to Gilles Grapinet, Senior Executive Vice President.

“I am delighted to welcome Bruno to our organisation,” said Gilles Grapinet. “His wealth of experience in the telecom and media industries will help us to further grow our business in these two important markets through the delivery of innovative solutions that add real business value to our clients.”

“The experience and expertise of Atos Origin in hi-tech tech transactional services combined with its strong delivery in outsourcing, systems integration and consulting means the company is uniquely positioned,” said Bruno Fabre. “I am looking forward to working with our experts worldwide to develop and deliver innovative solutions that will help organizations further accelerate business growth and gain competitive advantage as the economy recovers.”

Bruno joins from Thomson Telecom where he was CEO and Member of the Thomson Executive Committee. Prior to that role, Bruno was CEO at ATLINKS, an Alcatel Thomson joint venture; Vice-President Sales, Supply Chain and Customer Care at Alcatel Mobile Phones, Sales Director Europe & South America at Alcatel Radiotelephone. He has also held senior positions at Afrique Métaux and SAGEM.

About Atos Origin
Atos Origin is a leading international information technology (IT) services company, providing hi-tech transactional services, consulting, systems integration and managed operations to deliver business outcomes globally. The company's annual revenues are EUR 5.1 billion and it employs 50,000 people. Atos Origin is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic Games and has a client base of international companies across all sectors. Atos Origin is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market and trades as Atos Origin, Atos Worldline and Atos Consulting.