Bezons, February 18, 2015
At the occasion of the 2014 Atos results presentation, Thierry Breton, Chairman and CEO announced his decision to reinforce the Group's top management structure. The integration of Bull and the project to acquire Xerox ITO will result in a redesigned Group with close to 100.000 employees in 72 countries, annual revenue of circa € 11 billion on a pro forma basis and a significant increase of the Group's North American footprint.
To coordinate this major evolution in the United States, Michel-Alain Proch is promoted to Senior Executive Vice President, joining in this capacity the two other Senior Executive Vice Presidents, Charles Dehelly and Gilles Grapinet. The three Senior Executive Vice Presidents will join the newly created Atos General Management Committee (GMC) in charge of the global group management coordination and led by Thierry Breton, Chairman and CEO.
Elie Girard, who joined Atos in March 2014, as deputy CFO, is appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Group. As all the Executive Committee members, Elie will report to Thierry Breton.
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Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a Global digital services leader with 2014 pro forma annual revenue of circa € 10 billion and 86,000 employees in 66 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation.
Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, and Worldline.