Cyrille Foillard, an expert in revenue generation and international expansion for High Tech companies, has joined PwC’s Accelerator to act as its Managing Director. His mission is to help emerging technology leaders expand globally faster and smarter in four top-priority fields (i.e. Fintech, Big Data, Enterprise Software and Cybersecurity), and bring together all the accelerators of PwC to form a global community.
Cyrille is a well-rounded General Manager in High Tech with extensive international experience, cross functional skills and more than 20 years of senior management experience in fast-growing Digital Media, Telecom, Enterprise Software/ SaaS and E-Commerce companies.
“Our mission is to help innovative technology companies, whose solutions have proven successful on their domestic market, become international champions based on the global ecosystem built by our network of Accelerators. Cyrille is a recognised expert in internationalisation matters, having led and assisted fast-growing companies operating in high technology. By joining PwC’s Accelerator, he’s going to help us fasten our development,” says Laurent Probst, partner in charge of the PwC’s Accelerator network.
Launched in 2012 by PwC Luxembourg, which acts as the centre of expertise and coordination, the network of PwC’s Accelerators helps top-flight technology companies accelerate their international expansion while reducing risks. The structure focuses primarily on companies which have more than EUR 20M turnover and offer distinctive B2B or B2B2C technology solutions in Enterprise Software/ SaaS, Fintech, Cybersecurity and Big data. CEOs of over 30 companies from ten countries have already made the most of PwC’s Accelerator.
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