Francois Barrault takes helm at Idate

Friday 11 November 2011 | 09:47 CET | News
European media and telecoms think tank Idate has appointed Francois Barrault as chairman, succeeding Francis Lorentz who is stepping down after 11 years in the post. Idate is headquartered in Montpellier, France, where 50 specialists work, and operates as an association whose members are enterprises, local authorities and experts. Barrault is currently the Chairman and founder of FDB Partners SPRL, an investment and advisory firm in media and telecom technologies, renewable energy and publishing. François began his career at IBM as a researcher in robotics and artificial intelligence before

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