Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services today announced the appointment of Nicolas Aidoud as Chief Executive Officer, Australia and New Zealand. Mr. Aidoud, who currently serves as CEO for Prosodie-Capgemini*, a subsidiary of the Capgemini Group, will succeed Deepak Nangia. Deepak will move to take on the role of Chief Customer Officer for Asia Pacific and the Middle East and assist the Executive Chairman in expanding Capgemini’s footprint in this region.
As CEO of Prosodie-Capgemini from 2013 to 2015, Mr. Aidoud led the commercial synergies with the Group and was instrumental in boosting Prosodie-Capgemini’s international development. More recently, he was also responsible for the Digital Customer Experience business in Europe and driving its double digit growth in the region.
“We are delighted to announce Nicolas’s appointment to lead Capgemini Australia and New Zealand into the next phase of continued transformation and growth as we enter into an increasingly digital and cloud enabled market. Nicolas has demonstrated a track record of strong leadership and deep industry knowledge to lead Capgemini Australia and New Zealand into the future,” said Paul Thorley, CEO for Capgemini Asia Pacific and Middle East. “With Deepak’s leadership, we have built strong foundations in driving our portfolio growth and we thank Deepak for his many contributions in positioning Capgemini as a global leader in technology services and business transformation in the Australia and New Zealand market,” added Mr. Thorley.
Newly appointed Nicolas Aidoud said, “I am honored and excited to lead Capgemini in accelerating our growth in the region. In an environment where most of the business transformations are driven by IT innovation, we will be drawing on our unrivalled mix of global capabilities and deep region expertise to drive greater impact for our clients.”