Management

Driven by Long-Term Vision

Bernard Charlès

Bernard Charlès
Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer

"Creating 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.

  • 2016: Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
  • 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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President, Research & Development Dominique
Florack

President, Research & Development

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Strategy Officer Pascal
Daloz

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Strategy Officer

Senior Executive Vice President, General Secretary Thibault
de Tersant

Senior Executive Vice President, General Secretary

Senior Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations Americas, Global Brands, Indirect channels Bruno
Latchague

Senior Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations Americas, Global Brands, Indirect channels

Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations Asia / Oceania, Global Direct Business Transformation Sales Force Sylvain
Laurent

Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations Asia / Oceania, Global Direct Business Transformation Sales Force

Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations EMEAR Laurent
Blanchard

Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations EMEAR

Executive Vice President, Chief People and Information Officer Laurence
Barthès

Executive Vice President, Chief People and Information Officer

Executive Vice President, Industry Solutions, Marketing, Global Affairs and Communications Florence
Verzelen

Executive Vice President, Industry Solutions, Marketing, Global Affairs and Communications

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...