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Patrick Nicolet

Group Executive Board member, Group Competitiveness and India
In January 2016 Patrick Nicolet took charge of the newly created Competitiveness central department that encompasses Delivery, Industrialization and Procurement. He also oversees Capgemini’s India operations.

Between January 2011 and December 2015, Patrick led the Global Infrastructure Services strategic business unit and was responsible for the Latin America business for Capgemini from January 2013.

Patrick headed Technology Services activities for Nordic and Central Europe from 2009 to 2010. Previously, in 2004 he was appointed Group Sales Director and in 2006 joined Capgemini’s Group Executive Committee. In 2001, he was named VP for Global Business Development of the newly formed Telecoms, Media and Networks (TMN) Global Business Unit of Capgemini Ernst & Young.

Between 1994 and 1997, Patrick worked as an independent consultant for several European technology corporations, with a focus on business development and corporate recovery. He joined Ernst & Young Consulting in 1997 as head of the Corporate Recovery practice in Switzerland, before his scope shifted to managing the Telecom, Media and Networks business in Switzerland, Germany and Eastern Europe.

Patrick began his career in venture capital. In 1986, he was appointed Director of the first Swiss private and government-funded company for technology transfer, and was honoured as “Global Leader for Tomorrow” in 1993, by the World Economic Forum.

Patrick graduated in 1983 with a Bachelors degree in Law from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland.

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