Atos simplifies its governance to accelerate return to growth

The Team constructions its activities around three distinctive Company Lines and 4 Areas

Paris, February 10th, 2022

In the context of a rapidly shifting IT sector, Atos clarifies its governance to accelerate transformation cadence, resume its growth trajectory, improve economic functionality and in the end develop worth for all its stakeholders.

The IT products and services marketplace proceeds to create substantial regions of possibilities: the electronic spend of consumers is swiftly raising, massive digital & transformational customer offers are driving advancement, and partnerships and alliances – notably with hyperscalers – are getting to be more strategic. From the backdrop of an intensifying war for talent, Atos evolves its governance to harness these prospects and improve its commitments to shopper- and employee- satisfaction and to travel revenue advancement.

The new governance will be simplified and structured all over 3 Small business Lines and 4 Locations, served by a Commercial Heart of Excellence and Company Features:

Each individual Business Line will regroup the actions that drop under the exact same small business product and operate in the exact competitive landscape:

  • Tech Foundations bundles Atos’ asset-intensive actions and will regroup functions achieving maturity this kind of as Information Centre & Internet hosting, Electronic Workplace, Unified Conversation & Collaboration (UCC) as very well as Company Process Outsourcing (BPO). It will be under the duty of Nourdine Bihmane.
  • Digital is a abilities & abilities-driven support small business and will provide Atos’ customers in Digital, Cloud and Decarbonization and enable them triumph in their digital transformation thanks to improve considerably. It will be beneath the responsibility of Rakesh Khanna.
  • Major Details & Security (BDS) is a superior-progress, R&D-intensive enterprise and will concentrate on Cybersecurity products and solutions & expert services, Higher efficiency & Edge computing and Mission significant techniques, under the ongoing duty of Pierre Barnabé.

The four Areas will have possession of accounts, regional assets and complete P&L, in get to be certain ideal customer centricity and accelerated operational cadence:

  • Northern Europe & APAC, underneath the duty of Adrian Gregory
  • Central Europe, below the duty of Clay van Doren
  • Southern Europe, under the ongoing accountability of Yannick Tricaud
  • And the Americas, like North and South America, less than the ongoing responsibility of Dave Seybold

To improve Atos’ unwavering dedication to consumer centricity the Team has adjusted the method by Industries:

  • all those that are extra community in character or in apply (General public Sector & Defense, Production and Methods & Services) will be redeployed across the Regions,
  • whilst these Industries with world-wide relevance and homogeneity (Monetary Solutions & Insurance policies, Tech, Media & Telecom, Healthcare & Existence Sciences) are managed at Team amount (as aspect of a freshly worldwide designed Industrial Centre of Excellence).

The newly established role of Main Commercial Officer (CCO) is a Middle of Excellence that will drive standardized most effective tactics across the organization, focus on significant world-wide gross sales shoppers, profits functions, alliances, partnerships and industry approach.

The managerial governance of the corporation will be streamlined in order to enhance collegiality and to accelerate final decision-generating and accountability. It will be structured about a freshly established Government Board of 12 customers.

Rodolphe Belmer, CEO of Atos, opinions: “The new governance we announce today is made as a important enabler of the Group’s turnaround and represents a essential phase in the rebound of the Team. I am persuaded that Atos has all belongings at hand to get back on track, and first and foremost its really devoted and proficient folks close to the earth. The Group retains top positions in cyber security, higher-effectiveness computing, cloud, decarbonization and electronic transformation which are the expansion engines of now and tomorrow.

This simplified Team governance around three Company Strains and 4 Areas is the very first step of our turnaround prepare, as it is intended to speed up the business enterprise cadence and transformation pace of the enterprise. The single main go-to-industry axis for consumer and P&L possession will enable us to concentrate on small business results at the account level, and increase speed of decision-making for client acquisition, experience, and retention. The crystal clear concentration on a few unique business enterprise strains will increase their economic efficiency and worth creation. The improved attention on large buyers & tectonic hyperscalers, empowered centers of excellence to push standardized most effective methods across the group as properly as a tightened government committee further more concur to the raise of accountability and pace of decision-earning.

Thanks to this evolution of the Group governance, we will establish an empowered and action-oriented workforce to foster a customer-centric society focusing on remarkable understanding of clients’ demands and the greatest criteria of client fulfillment.”

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About Atos

Atos is a world-wide leader in digital transformation with 107,000 employees and annual revenue of above €11 billion. European amount just one in cybersecurity, cloud and higher-general performance computing, the Team presents customized conclusion-to-finish options for all industries in 71 international locations. A pioneer in decarbonization services and solutions, Atos is committed to a secure and sustainable digital for its consumers. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), mentioned on Euronext Paris and bundled in the CAC 40 ESG and Up coming 20 indexes.

The goal of Atos of Atos is to help style the long term of the information and facts place. Its knowledge and companies assistance the progress of understanding, schooling and study in a multicultural approach and add to the growth of scientific and technological excellence. Across the entire world, the Team permits its shoppers and personnel, and users of societies at massive to live, do the job and develop sustainably, in a safe and sound and protected details place.

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