Orange Business Services has appointed Helene Auriol Potier, a Microsoft executive, as executive vice president, International.
She spent 10 years at Microsoft and, most recently as general manager, Artificial Intelligence, Western Europe.
Helmut Reisinger, the CEO of Orange Business Services, has assisted the company in signing more than 100 new major international customers in 2018.
Auriol Potier will help drive forward the company’s growth in areas including IoT, SD-WAN, cloud, analytics, big data and cyber defense.
Orange Business Services has posted seven consecutive years of double-digit growth globally in cloud services and cybersecurity.
Orange Business Services aims to grab 50 percent of cloud revenues from outside France by 2022. Orange Business Services acquired Basefarm, and opened data centers in Amsterdam and Atlanta as part of growth strategy.