Thierry Millet is Senior Vice President for Mobile Financial Services and NFC, and is in charge of mobile payment activities and development of contactless services across the group’s footprint. This area is one of six strategic programmes driven by Stephane Richard, Chairman and CEO of the Orange Group, and launched since May 2011.
Before assuming responsibility for this area, Thierry played a vital role in making Orange Romania the country’s Number One operator. As its Chief Executive Officer he extended the leadership, he improved and secured the Company’s cash generating profile, despite the worst economic crisis in Romania’s history.
Thierry also previously headed up the Commercial operations of Orange Romania as Chief Commercial Officer for over 3 years. During that time, he was responsible with customer service, marketing and sales for consumer and enterprise customers. As CCO, Thierry achieved the milestone of reaching 10 million customers in March 2008, launched 3G services and delivered growth of yearly revenues from 800 million Euros to over 1.3 billion Euros.
Thierry’s career with France Telecom-Orange spans over twenty years, and he has held a variety of international senior roles, such as Regional Director Sales Unit, Pays de la Loire”, Chief Information Officer of Intelig Brazil, Sales and Distribution Methods Director Mass Market Division.
A 50 year old French national, Thierry graduated from the École Polytechnique in 1986 and the National School of Telecommunications in 1988.
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