01/09/2016

New leadership has been appointed in ALE senior management for Sales & Marketing and the Communications business division.

ALE, operating under the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brand, today announced changes in the senior leadership team with the appointment of Matthieu Destot to lead global Sales & Marketing, while Nicolas Brunel will head up the Communications Business Divisions.

Matthieu Destot will take over as Executive Vice President for Global Sales and Marketing, effective immediately. Mr. Destot has an extensive background in both sales and marketing and business line management. Most recently he lead the transformation of the Communication Business Division, placing a focus on specific market segments for growth and accelerating the shift to new business models. In prior roles, Matthieu delivered significant revenue and market-share growth achievements as sales leader of the Asia-Pacific and France sales regions for ALE.

Mr. Destot will replace Jan Zuurbier, who will continue with the company as an ALE board member. Mr. Zuurbier will focus his responsibilities on strategic planning to steer the future of ALE.

Nicolas Brunel, who previously lead the Medium, Large and Vertical (MLV) Business Unit within the Communications Business Division, is now Executive Vice President of the Communications Business Division, taking over from Mr. Destot. Mr. Brunel has over 16 years experience in telecommunications and gained international expertise in enterprise services and customer care domains as the leader of Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise global Customer Care organization.

Both Mr. Destot and Mr. Brunel will be members of the Executive Management Team, reporting to the CEO, Jack Chen.

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Jack Chen, CEO, ALE“These new appointments will support our efforts as ALE continues to focus its transformation strategy on expanding market reach, improving positioning in vertical sectors, and accelerating the shift to cloud-based business models.”

Lorsque tout est correctement connecté, les informations, le personnel, les équipes et l'entreprise toute entière travaillent mieux ensemble. C'est une idée simple, mais pourtant forte. C'est notre manière de travailler.

Jack Chen, CEO, ALE

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Nous sommes ALE. Notre mission consiste à tout connecter pour créer les expériences technologiques personnalisées dont les clients ont besoin. Dans vos locaux, sur le cloud ou selon un modèle mixte, nous fournissons des solutions de réseau et de communication efficaces pour votre personnel, vos processus et vos clients. 

Fort de sa tradition d'innovation et de dévouement pour la réussite des clients, ALE est un important fournisseur de solutions et services de réseau et de communication qui compte plus de 830 000 clients dans le monde entier. Grâce à une présence mondiale et des implantations locales, plus de 2200 employés et plus de 2900 partenaires répartis dans 50 pays opèrent sous la marque Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise.