CEO & Founder
Patrick founded the company in 2000 and is now the CEO. Previously, Patrick worked 15 years at Sopra where he held several positions in development and general management; he especially led the integration of technical teams SG2, a subsidiary of Société Générale when taking this last participation in the capital of Sopra, as Managing Director. Patrick has also worked at CISI and at BURROUGHS as branch manager and profit center head.
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.
Michael spent 7 years working in the CTI environment as implementation specialist and senior pre-sales consultant. Before that he worked in the financial software business with governmental regulators report systems for banks in the UK; anti-money laundry and swift transaction corrections and blacklisting with cognitive solutions. Michael joined Contextor export team in 2015 and he is responsible for the presales activities outside France supporting partners all over the globe.
Michael is a Software Engineer and Prince2© certified Project Manager.
Chief Marketing Officer
Pierre joined Contextor in 2017, in charge of Marketing and Communication. Before, Pierre was Marketing Director at Antidot, 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 l’ENSEEIHT, specialized in Artificial Intelligence. Linkedin