Gilles joined Global Switch as Managing Director, Paris in 2017 with around 30 years’ experience working in the IT and data centre sector.
Prior to joining Global Switch, Gilles was Country Manager for Interoute France, a telecommunications company which operates Europe's largest cloud services platform. It was during this time that he managed the integration of Interoute and Easynet. Prior to this he was Managing Director for BSO Network Solutions France. He has also worked for Reliance Globalcom and Storm Telecommunications.
Gilles graduated from ESSEC Business School and holds an executive MBA from ESCP Europe.
Responsibilities at Global Switch
Gilles oversees all aspects of the Paris data centre campus from customer relationships through to the smooth running of both of the mission critical data centres. Global Switch Paris holds a growing ecosystem and the campus has become a leading multi tenanted data centre solution for international companies including cloud providers.