Communication from Atos’ Board of Directors

Paris, November 1, 2019

The Board of Directors of Atos SE met yesterday and in accordance with the press release issued on October 24, 2019, it officially accepted the resignation of Mr. Thierry Breton, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Atos SE as of October 31, 2019.

Mr. Thierry Breton informed the Board that he wished to fully dedicate his time to the preparation of his appointment as Commissioner representing France in the European Commission and resigned from all his mandates within the Atos Group.

As announced, and in accordance with the succession plan proposed by the Nomination and Remuneration Committee, the Board of Directors intends to separate the offices of Chairman of the Board of Directors and of Chief Executive Officer.

The Board of Directors appointed Mr. Bertrand Meunier as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Atos SE, and Mr. Elie Girard, currently Deputy Chief Executive Officer, as Chief Executive Officer as of November 1st, 2019.

The Board of Directors unanimously wishes to thank Mr. Thierry Breton for his exceptional contribution, over the 11 years of his term of office as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, to Atos’ growth and to its transformation into one of the world leaders in the digital industry.

Over Atos
Atos is toonaangevend in digitale transformatie met een pro forma jaaromzet van meer dan 11 miljard euro. Het bedrijf biedt werk aan 110.000 collega’s in 73 landen. Het is de Europese leider in Cloud, Cybersecurity en High Performance Computing. Wereldwijd levert Atos aan haar klanten end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications en Digital Workplace-oplossingen. Atos is de wereldwijde IT-partner voor de Olympische Spelen en Paralympische Spelen en opereert onder de namen Atos, Atos Syntel en Unify. Atos staat genoteerd aan de CAC40 Paris stock index. Het is de missie van Atos om mede vorm te geven aan de toekomst van de IT-markt. Met haar expertise en knowhow ondersteunt zij de ontwikkeling van kennis, onderwijs en een multiculturele en pluralistische benadering van onderzoek die aan de basis staat van wetenschappelijke en technologische excellentie. In het wereldwijde IT-domein stelt de Groep klanten, medewerkers, partners en burgers in staat op een bewuste en duurzame manier te leven, werken en zich te ontwikkelen in een veilige en duurzame omgeving.

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