Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> January 27, 2022

Interview with the CEO and the Executive VP, North American Operations: Gaussin SA (EPA:ALGAU)

Gaussin, Christophe
Christophe Gaussin was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Gaussin Group in 1994. Trained in design office techniques and all processes of product manufacturing and having worked in the company since 1992, Mr. Gaussin has an excellent vision of products and sectors. Holder of a management control diploma from the Institut de Management Control (ICG-1998) and an Executive MBA from Concordia University in Montreal (2005), he was also President of the Haute Saône Chamber of Commerce from 1997 to 2001. Profile
Patterson, Gary
Gary Patterson is the Executive Vice President of North American Operations for Gaussin. He joined the company in September 2020 with more than 25 years of B2B information technology experience. An expert in change management, he knows how to use innovative solutions based on the exploitation of data. Prior to joining Gaussin, Mr. Patterson previously held the position of Director of Operations at Bestmile, a Swiss supplier of a fleet management platform for mobility players aiming to deploy, manage and optimize vehicle fleets, autonomous or not. At Bestmile, Mr. Patterson was responsible for strategic partnerships as well as customer operations, including deployment and support operations. Prior to that he served as Vice President of Technology at Dell Technologies, overseeing cloud management infrastructure and software delivery.   Profile
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TWST: Can you take me through the origins of the company, the historical high points and what you’re doing now?

 Mr. Gaussin: Very good.