Atos simplifies its governance to accelerate return to growth

The Team structures its things to do about a few distinctive Business enterprise Strains and four Areas

Paris, February 10th, 2022

In the context of a rapidly changing IT industry, Atos clarifies its governance to accelerate transformation cadence, resume its development trajectory, optimize economic effectiveness and in the long run generate benefit for all its stakeholders.

The IT solutions field continues to build substantial regions of alternatives: the digital devote of customers is quickly growing, large digital & transformational shopper offers are driving advancement, and partnerships and alliances – notably with hyperscalers – are starting to be additional strategic. From the backdrop of an intensifying war for expertise, Atos evolves its governance to harness these possibilities and enrich its commitments to shopper- and personnel- pleasure and to drive profits development.

The new governance will be simplified and structured around 3 Organization Lines and 4 Locations, served by a Commercial Heart of Excellence and Corporate Capabilities:

Every Enterprise Line will regroup the pursuits that slide beneath the very same business enterprise product and run in the identical aggressive landscape:

  • Tech Foundations bundles Atos’ asset-intense routines and will regroup activities achieving maturity this kind of as Information Centre & Hosting, Electronic Office, Unified Communication & Collaboration (UCC) as properly as Organization Approach Outsourcing (BPO). It will be below the accountability of Nourdine Bihmane.
  • Digital is a competencies & capabilities-driven support company and will serve Atos’ customers in Electronic, Cloud and Decarbonization and enable them be successful in their digital transformation due to develop considerably. It will be below the duty of Rakesh Khanna.
  • Massive Info & Security (BDS) is a large-progress, R&D-intensive small business and will emphasis on Cybersecurity products and solutions & services, Substantial effectiveness & Edge computing and Mission significant techniques, under the ongoing duty of Pierre Barnabé.

The 4 Regions will have possession of accounts, regional methods and total P&L, in buy to ensure ideal buyer centricity and accelerated operational cadence:

  • Northern Europe & APAC, under the responsibility of Adrian Gregory
  • Central Europe, beneath the obligation of Clay van Doren
  • Southern Europe, below the continued obligation of Yannick Tricaud
  • And the Americas, together with North and South The united states, beneath the continued responsibility of Dave Seybold

To optimize Atos’ unwavering commitment to customer centricity the Team has modified the approach by Industries:

  • these that are more nearby in nature or in apply (Community Sector & Defense, Manufacturing and Resources & Expert services) will be redeployed throughout the Areas,
  • whilst all those Industries with world-wide relevance and homogeneity (Financial Services & Coverage, Tech, Media & Telecom, Healthcare & Existence Sciences) are preserved at Group amount (as element of a recently world-wide developed Industrial Heart of Excellence).

The recently designed role of Chief Industrial Officer (CCO) is a Middle of Excellence that will push standardized finest procedures throughout the group, concentration on significant world-wide product sales prospects, gross sales functions, alliances, partnerships and marketplace solution.

The managerial governance of the firm will be streamlined in purchase to increase collegiality and to accelerate selection-making and accountability. It will be structured all-around a recently developed Government Board of 12 associates.

Rodolphe Belmer, CEO of Atos, reviews: “The new governance we announce nowadays is designed as a vital enabler of the Group’s turnaround and signifies a crucial stage in the rebound of the Team. I am persuaded that Atos has all assets at hand to get again on observe, and very first and foremost its extremely focused and proficient individuals around the planet. The Team retains main positions in cyber safety, higher-overall performance computing, cloud, decarbonization and digital transformation which are the expansion engines of currently and tomorrow.

This simplified Group governance all over three Company Strains and 4 Areas is the 1st step of our turnaround strategy, as it is built to accelerate the enterprise cadence and transformation pace of the business. The solitary major go-to-industry axis for customer and P&L possession will allow for us to focus on business enterprise results at the account degree, and increase pace of determination-creating for client acquisition, encounter, and retention. The clear emphasis on three unique organization strains will increase their economic functionality and worth creation. The improved interest on substantial consumers & tectonic hyperscalers, empowered facilities of excellence to drive standardized most effective practices across the corporation as properly as a tightened government committee additional concur to the enhance of accountability and speed of decision-creating.

Many thanks to this evolution of the Team governance, we will create an empowered and motion-oriented workforce to foster a client-centric society focusing on excellent knowing of clients’ needs and the greatest specifications of consumer pleasure.”

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About Atos

Atos is a world wide leader in digital transformation with 107,000 staff and annual income of above €11 billion. European quantity a single in cybersecurity, cloud and high-general performance computing, the Group gives personalized conclude-to-conclusion solutions for all industries in 71 nations around the world. A pioneer in decarbonization products and services and merchandise, Atos is committed to a secure and sustainable digital for its purchasers. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), shown on Euronext Paris and integrated in the CAC 40 ESG and Subsequent 20 indexes.

The function of Atos is to assistance design and style the potential of the information place. Its expertise and solutions help the improvement of knowledge, schooling and investigation in a multicultural approach and add to the progress of scientific and technological excellence. Across the globe, the Group allows its clients and employees, and members of societies at big to dwell, work and acquire sustainably, in a harmless and secure information and facts space.

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