Amstelveen, 11-Jul-2016 — /EuropaWire/ — Peter`t Jong is appointed CEO at Atos in Benelux & The Nordics. Peter will join the Executive Committee, replacing Rob Pols who has decided to pursue other personal interests.
Peter ‘t Jong is looking forward to his new function. “It is great to lead the company I started with 15 years ago. Atos in the Benelux & The Nordics, achieved a lot and implemented a strategy that was crucial in order to anticipate on changes in the IT industry”
Since 2001,‘t Jong has been working at Atos in several functions and, until recently, as Executive Vice President Managed Services Germany. ’t Jong has a long experience within Atos, which ensures a smooth transfer of tasks and responsibilities as well as business continuity. ‘t Jong has indicated that he aims to accelerate the GROW strategy, focusing on innovation, enriched expertise of employees, and a new way of working with a strong customer focus.
In order to ensure a smooth transfer of tasks, responsibilities and client relationships, Rob will be supporting Peter until early 2017 in an advisory role.
Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with pro forma annual revenue of circa € 12 billion and circa 100,000 employees in 72 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.
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