Management

Driven by Long-Term Vision

Bernard Charlès
President & CEO, Member of the Board of Directors, Dassault Systèmes

"Create the future"

Bernard Charlès has positioned Dassault Systèmes, world leader in 3D software, as the preferred partner for innovation. The inspiration behind digital mock-up, product lifecycle management and 3DEXPERIENCE, Charlès firmly believes that 3D technology is about making possible the impossible: 3D universes are the most powerful vehicle for testing concepts and creating the future, bringing dream and reality together, and stretching the limits of science and imagination to drive progress in society.

  • 1995: President & CEO
  • 1988: President of Strategy, Research & Development
  • 1986: Founder of the New Technologies, Research and Strategy department
  • 1983: “Scientifique du contingent” at Dassault Systèmes (seconded as an engineer to Dassault Systèmes during military service)
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Senior EVP, Research & Development Dominique
Florack

Senior EVP, Research & Development

Dominique Florack began his career in 1986 as Director of Product Data Management solutions. In 1990, he was named Director of Strategy and Research...

Senior EVP, Chief Financial Officer Thibault
de Tersant

Senior EVP, Chief Financial Officer

Thibault de Tersant is responsible for finance, investor relations, legal affairs, sales business administration...

EVP, Corporate Strategy, Industry and Marketing Monica
Menghini

EVP, Corporate Strategy, Industry and Marketing

Monica Menghini is Executive Vice President, in charge of Corporate Strategy, Industry and Marketing...

EVP, Dassault Systèmes Brands and Corporate Development Pascal
Daloz

EVP, Dassault Systèmes Brands and Corporate Development

Pascal Daloz joined the company in 2001 to develop our presence in PLM markets as Research & Development Director...

Senior EVP, Americas Market and Global Sales Operations Bruno
Latchague

Senior EVP, Americas Market and Global Sales Operations

Bruno Latchague has been in charge of the Global Sales Strategy & Operations...

EVP, Asia Pacific Market and Global Business Transformation Sylvain
Laurent

EVP, Asia Pacific Market and Global Business Transformation

Sylvain Laurent is responsible for PLM sales to large accounts, as well as for PLM solutions and services worldwide...

EVP, EMEAR Market and Worldwide Alliances Laurent
Blanchard

EVP, EMEAR Market and Worldwide Alliances

Laurent Blanchard is in charge of developing the EMEAR market and the global ecosystem of Consulting and System Integrators Partners.

EVP, Chief People & Information Officer Laurence
Barthès

EVP, Chief People & Information Officer

Laurence Barthès was named Executive Vice President, Chief People and Information Officer of Dassault Systèmes in 2009...

EVP, Global Affairs & Communities Philippe
Forestier

EVP, Global Affairs & Communities

Philippe Forestier is in charge of developing business and promoting the group’s image and visibility by leveraging networks of influencers and executive relationships...

Chairman of the Board of Directors Charles
Edelstenne

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Charles Edelstenne was one of the founders of Dassault Systèmes in 1981 and was Managing Director until the company was transformed into...