CEO & Founder
Patrick is CEO of Contextor, the company he founded in 2000. More than 15 years ago, Patrick envisioned how the digital revolution will change the way we live and work every day, generating new challenges for organizations, and new constraints for their employees. Contextor’s mission is about providing organizations with software solutions that frees employees from tedious tasks, leveraging their human skills to improve customer experience.
Prior to Contextor, Patrick worked at CISI and Burroughs as business unit manager, and spent 15 years at Sopra where he held several positions in business development and general management.
Patrick graduated from the ISA and obtained an MA from the University of Valenciennes. ▶ Linkedin
Philippe has more than 25 years experience in strategic consulting, customer relations, innovative technologies and banking. After 15 years in the group Compagnie Bancaire, he assured the success of the exchanger, co-founded the StartUp SmartValley and then developed his talents as a consultant. He also is the founder of the VocalExpo and MobilePaymentExpo salons, of the blog Vocalnews.info.
Philippe graduated from the EAD and earned a MA from the University of Paris. ▶ LinkedIn
Christophe has joined Contextor in 2010 as Technical Director in charge of Research and Development. Beforehand, he was Director of Operations at Comverse, after he had directors positions in various companies such as Aastra and EADS, which allowed him to gain recognized experiences in B2B and B2C development projects, as well as R & D.
Christopher is graduated from SUPELEC. ▶ Linkedin
Director of Operations
Thierry joined Contextor in 2011 to pilot the deployment of Contextor solutions for our customers. He is responsible of projects for major clients of the company. Before joining Contextor, Thierry held various technical and managerial responsibilities within the ISD and the Internet division of SFR. He was responsible of underwriting applications and customer management for Voice, ADSL and Fiber subscriptions. These applications with large audience covered all sales channels (~ 350,000 monthly acts).
Thierry graduated from Telecom ParisTech and holds a Masters in Computer Science Artificial Intelligence from the University of Paris VI. ▶ Linkedin
Director of Development
Laurent joined Contextor in 2010, he is now Director of Contextor’s Operations, responsible of the management of technical teams and the good implementation of Contextor solution to customers. Laurent spent 15 years at Sopra, during which he held various technical and management responsibilities, playing a key role in negotiating with majors accounts. His entrepreneurial spirit led him to create his own company specializing in the launch of software dedicated to the development of performance in retail sector.
Laurent holds a Master of microcomputers and electronics from the University of Paris XIII. ▶ Linkedin
Executive VP Business Development
Luc Cavelier joined Contextor in October 2014 as Vice President in charge of the international development of the company. Luc is in charge of the strategic development of the company through an indirect model around the World. Before Joining Contextor, Luc as been appointed for more than 25 years in several company as Vice President Business development as well as Vice President in charge of Multinational around the globe.
Chief Marketing Officer
Pierre joined Contextor in 2017, in charge of Marketing and Communication. Before, Pierre was Marketing Director at Antidot, a software vendor focused on search engines and data management, after 20 years of marketing and communication for software vendors, Internet service providers and web startups like RIS Technologies / CosmosBay, Jet Multimedia, UbicMedia, CogniK…
Pierre is engineer in computer science and applied mathematics from ENSEEIHT, specialized in Artificial Intelligence. ▶ Linkedin