Chief Operating Officer
Having acquired an extensive experience in strategy and technology innovation management with investment banks and consultancy firms, Pascal Daloz joined Dassault Systèmes in 2001 as Vice President R&D in charge of sales development. He became Vice President, Strategy and Business Development (2003), Executive Vice President, Strategy and Marketing (2007), then Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Market Development (2010), and then Executive Vice President, Brands and Corporate Development (2014). In 2018, Daloz became head of corporate Finance and Strategy.
In 2020, he became Chief Operating Officer and head of the Operations Executive Committee of Dassault Systèmes. He continued his mission as Chief Financial Officer until the end of 2021. As Chief Operating Officer, his role is to orchestrate the transformation of all strategic functions, with the aim for Dassault Systèmes to become the world leader in three key sectors of the economy: Manufacturing Industries, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Infrastructure & Cities.
With the firm belief that disruptive technology and social evolution cannot be approached as distinct entities, Daloz has made a key contribution to Dassault Systèmes’ policy of pioneering new sectors, resulting in the unique market coverage it has achieved today. With his ability to embrace future trends and bring together the most original talents, he takes a crossfunctional and multidisciplinary approach to the company’s development, combining operational knowledge, technological expertise and an astute acquisition strategy.
Pascal Daloz has been a member of the Board of Directors of Dassault Systèmes since 2020. He serves as Chairman of MEDIDATA, the world leader in clinical trials and a Dassault Systèmes brand, and 3DS OUTSCALE, the cloud services company founded by Dassault Systèmes. He also co-chairs the Creative Industry initiative supported by the French government.