Aged 46, Paul-François FOURNIER started up his career as a Project Engineer within France Telecom Corporate Division. Office Manager for the Corporate Division Director in 1997, he joined Wanadoo first as ADSL Project Director in 2001, then as General Manager of the Broadband Business Unit. From 2003 to 2006 he leads, within Residential Communication Services Division, the development of Broadband and fixed-mobile convergence services at a European level. He was in charge of the development of the Livebox, the Orange home gateway now deployed at 7 million units. From January 2006 till November 2007, he worked for the Group Strategic Marketing Division managing the Advanced Products and Services Direction of the Technocentre. In November 2007, Paul-François Fournier is the Executive VP in charge of the Audience and Advertising Division, where he made Dailymotion Acquisition.
In january 2011, he was appointed Executive VP of the Technocenter (Chief Innovation Officer) in Orange. He successfully launched Orange Cloud services.
In april 2013, he joined Bpifrance as Senior Executive VP of Innovation Direction, Member of the Executive Committee.< BACK TO JURYS LIST