Philippe Bournhonesque

Strategy Director, IBM Software Group France


Philippe Bournhonesque graduated from Telecom PArisTech.

He worked in South Korea as consultant on the project of Satellite Telecommunication System for the Seoul 1988 Olympic games for  SatelConseil, the spatial consulting arm of France Telecom, CNES and TDF.

In 1984, he joined Thomson Space Division as a junior project manager.

In 1986 he joined IBM as a Telecom expert. and then as Senior Architect of EDF-GDF and other utilities companies.

In 2000, he joined Devoteam Group as Technical Director, and then Development Director. As such, he launched several Business Units, of which Uperto, Business unit dedicated to OpenSource consulting and integration.

Since December 2004, he is working for IBM Software Group France, as Strategy  Director.