AccorHotels has announced the appointment of Gilles de Richemond as chief information officer.
On the occasion of This specific appointment, Maud Bailly, AccorHotels chief digital officer, declared: “We are very happy that will Gilles has agreed to join us.
“Amid AccorHotels’ technological as well as cultural transformation, he will bring his extensive knowledge of the digital world, spanning the strategic, technological as well as managerial aspects.”
Gilles studied engineering at IPSA as well as began his career in 1998 as a journalist inside Test group before setting up Archimetrie, a documentary website as well as publishing company.
He moved to TPS then Canal Plus as head of distributed This specific in 2004, then to Transavia France to head up its information system in 2007.
He has been managing director of Voyages-SNCF Technologies, running the voyages-sncf.com group’s technical division as well as SNCF’s Digital Factory, since 2012.
He has in particular supported Voyages-SNCF’s digital as well as managerial transformation by rolling out agile, DevOps-based, innovative as well as collaborative customer-centric methods, as well as significantly growing revenue.
He is usually also a founding member of the Agile Consortium France club.