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About Me

After more than a decade working as a consultant on many software engineering assignments, I settled in software product management to oversee product lifecycle from opportunities to retirement. I developed a strong customer oriented focus and an analysis mindset thanks to a broad set of responsibilites that shaped my experience:
- 9 years as pre-sales and business developer
- 7 years as a team manager
- 5 years as an agile and organisation coach
- 4 years as a Product Leader

Skills

  • Product design
  • Data Science
  • Product marketing
  • Project management
  • Presales
  • Team management
  • Organisation coaching
  • Speaker
  • Negociation
  • Vision and business model
  • Value analysis
  • Roadmap
  • User Experience
  • Analysis and specifications
  • Tests
  • Innovation management
  • Market analysis
  • Competitor analysis
  • Customer discovery
  • Marketing mix
  • Product launch
  • Getting and cleaning
  • Exploratory analysis
  • Data visualization
  • Predictive analysis

Experience

Head of Business Analytics Suite

AT Internet
Since August 2014
  • 08/2015 - Present: Responsible for managing 3 product lines within the R&D department: data viz, SaaS plateform, data enrichment. Oversee the roadmap, budget, and development teams.
  • 08/2014 - 07/2015: Head of technical product department. Responsible for leading the product developments with a team of 12 persons: Product Owners, Product Experts, and UI specialist.
  • Product Owner of Platform team during 6 months (02/2015 - 07/2015).

Chief Evangelist - Agile businesses

Xebia France
April 2011 to August 2014
  • Responsible for developing the consulting services for agile products and organizations
  • Product Owner and Engagement Manager on digital product development
  • Consulting assignments on product management: vision, business model, product strategy, roadmap

Chief of operation

Valtech
October 2009 to March 2011
  • Managing a group of 40 consultants: recruitment, staffing, peformance apraisal.
  • Member of the executive committee (100 consultants)

Senior consultant

Valtech
January 2002 to March 2011
  • Consulting assignments in testing and requirements activity, coaching on agile methodologies and engagement manager on various projects.

Software Quality Engineer

Eurocontrol
March 2000 to December 2001

Education

Digital Marketing specialisation

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (on coursera)
Since December 2015

Data science specialisation

Johns-Hopkins Unversity (on coursera)
Since November 2014

Engineer

EFREI - Ecole Française d'Electronique et d'Informatique
September 1994 to June 1999