Philippe TORRES

Deputy CEO and Head of Consulting

L'Atelier BNP Paribas

2016 Edition, 16 November / FinTech

Philippe Torres has led L’Atelier’s Digital Strategy and Consulting department since 2007. L’Atelier, the BNP Paribas Group’s technology watch unit, has been dedicated to observing, analysing and testing new uses related to information technology for more than thirty years. Within L’Atelier, the Digital Strategy and Consulting team’s core mission is to analyse the impact of these technologies on our world and to enhance the value of this analysis by providing advice to companies and public sector entities. The department’s main clients are CAC 40 companies, across all business sectors, and the French government.

Prior to holding this position, Philippe Torres worked for 23 years in a number of roles within the BNP Paribas Group’s subsidiaries, functions and business lines, with the common thread being the introduction of new technologies to the Company.

His last three positions were:

  • Head of Consulting – Centre for Innovation and Technology – BNP Paribas
  • Strategic Analyst – Group Information Systems Management – BNP Paribas
  • Venture Capital Strategic Analyst – Development Management – BNP Paribas