Executive VP EMEAR
Olivier RIBET is in charge of developing the Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia (EMEAR) market and cross-industry corporate initiatives. He joined Dassault Systèmes in September 2013 as Vice President, High-Tech Industry. Since July 2017 he was in charge of all the industries. Olivier RIBET brings over 20 years of international experience in the software, high-tech and telecom markets to Dassault Systèmes. During his career, he has led businesses and teams across Europe, North America and Asia in strategy, software engineering, marketing and business development. Olivier RIBET spent over a decade at Microsoft, where he held senior management positions including Head of Mobile Business France and later Senior Director, Windows Business Division. While at Microsoft, he was part of a team that was granted a patent for a method of extracting key terms in text mining. Before this, he worked in a number of senior-level sales, marketing and business development capacities at Bull EMEA Information Systems (a ATOS company) and EDF (Electricité de France). Olivier RIBET is a graduate of the Institute des Etudes Politiques in Bordeaux, France, and INSEAD/AIEP in Singapore.