Thierry Breton, Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer, Atos
Thierry Breton has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Atos SE since 2009.
Prior to that, he held several global leadership positions, including CEO of electronics multinational company Thomson (1997-2002) and CEO of Europe’s largest telecommunications company France Telecom (2002-2005).
He served as France’s Minister for the Economy, Finance and Industry (2005-2007) before becoming a professor at Harvard University (2007-2008).
Thierry Breton has been named one of The 100 Best-Performing CEOs in the World (2010 and 2017) by the Harvard Business Review and has been granted the Montgelas Prize (2015) for outstanding actions in favor of French-German cooperation.
He has been elected President of the French National Association for Research and Technology (2015) and member of the French Academy of Technologies (2016).
A Commander of the National Order of the Legion of Honour, Thierry Breton graduated from the Paris École Supérieure d’Électricité (Supelec), and the Institut des Hautes Études de Défense Nationale (IHEDN, 46th class).
The Executive Commitee
Composed of the General Management Committee and:
Head of Human Resources, Logistics, Housing and Head of Siemens Global Alliance
Head of Executive & Talent Management, Communications
General secretary, Head of M&A and Corporate Development, Legal, Compliance and Contract Management
Head of Investor Relations & Financial Communications
Special Advisor to the Chairman & CEO, Secretary of the Board of Directors & Head of Group Corporate and Social Responsibility
Head of Infrastructure & Data Management (which includes BPO)
Head of Business & Platform Solutions
Atos Syntel CEO
Group Advisor for Technology
Chief Operating Officer Big Data & Cybersecurity
Head of Unified Communication & Collaboration and CEO Olympics & Major Events
Sales & Markets
Head of Telcos, Media & Utilities (acting)
Head of Siemens Account
Geographic Business Units
Head of North America Operations
Head of UK & Ireland
Head of Germany
Head of France
Peter ‘t Jong
Head of Benelux & the Nordics
Giuseppe Di Franco
Head of Central & Eastern Europe
Head of Iberia
Head of Asia-Pacific
Head of GBU Middle East and Africa
The Board of Directors
The Board of Directors determines the strategy and trends of the Company’s activity and oversees their implementation.
Atos Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Worldline Chairman (French)
Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee. General Manager of Groupe Arnault SAS (French)
Vice-President of Engie Foundation (French)
Member of the Audit Committee. Member of The Management Board of Siemens AG (German)
Director representing the employee shareholders. Client Executive, Business Transformation Services at Atos IT Services UK Ltd (United Kingdom) and Chief Diversity Officer (British)
Director representing the employees. Project Leader, Worldline SA (French)
Member of the Audit Committee and the Nomination and Remuneration Committee. Managing Partner of CVC Capital Partners Ltd (French)
Chairman & Founder of ADAM (French)
International Consultant (Senegalese)
Member of the Audit Committee. John G. McLean Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, Senior Associate Dean for International Development (American)
Lead Independent Director and Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee. Chairman of the Pistorio foundation (Italian)
Chairman of the Audit Committe. Officer in companies (British)