Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with approximately 100,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of around € 12 billion. European number one in Big Data, Cybersecurity, High Performance Computing and Digital Workplace, the Group provides Cloud services, Infrastructure & Data Management, Business & Platform solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payment industry. With its cutting-edge technologies, digital expertise and industry knowledge, Atos supports the digital transformation of its clients across various business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Energy & Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications and Transportation.
The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline. Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.
About Atos Qatar
Atos Qatar operates in the IT industry. With a special focus on Sales and Information & Data Management solutions, Atos Qatar’s customer portfolio includes leading brands of the country.
Main office locations
Atos Qatar Office Atos Qatar LLC QFB Building, Level 3 Al Sadd Area Zone 38 Doha, Qatar Tel: +974 44478183
Francis Meston, Middle East CEO
As the CEO of Atos in Middle East and Africa&Turkey, Francis is committed to improving the presence of the company in the region since his appointment to this post. Francis and his management team oversee the operations of the regional offices in the UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Algeria, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Senegal, Tunisia, Gabon, South Africa, and Madagascar.
Based upon the fact that Atos operates as a global yet local IT company in the Middle East and Africa, Francis focuses on driving the digital journey of the region. One of his main objectives is to offer Atos clients higher quality and more reliable services, while enabling them to improve the performance of their own business operations. Also giving priority to improving team spirit and personal development, Francis always encourages Atos employees in the region to reveal the huge potential for digital transformation.
In the first years of his career, Francis led the French operations, the EMEA Telecommunications practice and the EMEA business reengineering practice of Capgemini Consulting as the Vice President. He then joined AT Kearney as Vice-President and acted in charge of EMEA business transformation and strategy practices as well as MIA Global practice.
He joined Atos in 2009 as Head of Consulting & Systems Integration from the E.D.S French subsidiary, where he had been the CEO since January 2002. In July 2015, he was appointed as Head of Middle East & Africa, and Group Digital Transformation Officer for Atos.
Francis is a graduate of Ecole Centrale Marseille and holds an MBA in Finance from Purdue (Indiana). He is also “maître de conferences” at HEC Business School.
General Manager Qatar & Head of Sales MEA