Pierre Perrin-Monlouis Dernière mise à jour: 20 octobre 2021
Paris, December 11, 2008 – Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced the appointment of Gabrielle Gauthey, a college member of the French regulatory body, ARCEP, as SVP, Public Affairs. She will join the company on January 1st, 2009 and will report to Ben Verwaayen, Alcatel-Lucent’s CEO.
« I am very pleased to welcome Gabrielle in our company. She is a very well regarded professional in the industry and should help us staying at the forefront of the customer commitment. Gabrielle’s comprehensive experience of the telecommunication industry as well as well as her deep knowledge of our customers’ challenges will with no doubt position the company as a thought leader. In her previous role, Gabrielle has acquired a broad understanding of the market and the role regulation is playing in developing our industry” said Ben Verwaayen.
Gabrielle Gauthey is a college member of ARCEP, the French regulatory body. From July 2000 to December 2002, Gabrielle Gauthey was Director of New Information and Communications Technologies at the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, and was responsible for the “regional digital development” program by a mandate from the State (Comité Interministériel d’Aménagement du Territoire – CIADT – dated 9 July 2001). . From 1998 to July 2000, she was Assistant Director at Sofirad, and Chief Executive Officer of “Le SAT”, the first digital French TV and radio satellite bundle in Africa. From 1995 to 1997, she was technical advisor, in charge of telecommunications and information technologies for François Fillon, French Minister of the Post, Telecommunications and Space. She began her career at France Telecom and joined DATAR in 1992 as manager of the foreign investments department in France and General Secretary of the “Invest in France” network.
Gabrielle Gauthey is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique. She holds a DEA degree in economic analysis, and holds the ranks of “Ingénieur général” of telecommunications.
Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) is the trusted partner of service providers, enterprises and governments worldwide, providing solutions that deliver voice, data and video communication services to end-users. A leader in fixed, mobile and converged broadband networking, IP technologies, applications and services, Alcatel-Lucent leverages the unrivalled technical and scientific expertise of Bell Labs, one of the largest innovation powerhouses in the communications industry. With operations in more than 130 countries and the most experienced global services organization in the industry, Alcatel-Lucent is a local partner with a global reach. Alcatel-Lucent achieved revenues of Euro 17.8 billion in 2007 and is incorporated in France, with executive offices located in Paris. For more information, visit Alcatel-Lucent on the Internet: http://www.alcatel-lucent.com
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