Thierry Valette

Access Network CTO


Thierry Valette joined Huawei in 2011, as Access Network CTO for Western Europe where is deeply involved in designing new fixed network solutions for telcos in Europe and driving access product strategy. He’s currently Advisor to the President of Carrier Business Group.

Previous to Huawei experience, he worked within Orange group where he hold different positions in the network environment. He started with the Orange IP international network construction as IP network implementation director before joining Wanadoo (former Orange ISP subsidiary) to develop the fixed broadband network strategy in Europe. In 2006, he was appointed as FTTx technical director of the France Telecom Orange Group  where he focused his activities on technology, strategy and economics.

Thierry has started his career as consultant in the security and telecommunications and has more than 19 years experience in telecommunication industry.

He graduated from the ESSEC Business School as well as Ecole Centrale Paris for Enterpreneurship after graduating from Telecom Lille for a degree in Telecommunication