Member of the Executive Committee
A graduate of the French “Ecole Nationale d’Administration”, he joined the French Inspection Générale des Finances” in 1992, where he worked for four years on numerous financial audits and assessment assignments for the French Government and international organisations (International Monetary Fund, World Bank, …).
In 1996, he moved to the French tax department as Head of Strategy and Controlling before being appointed Director of Information Systems and Strategy.
Between 2000 and 2002, he was appointed CIO, head of the nation-wide “Copernic program”, aimed at rebuilding entirely the French tax information systems and creating a multi-channel, serviceoriented e-tax administration.
Between 2003 and end 2004, he joined the private office of the French Prime Minister as Senior Advisor for economic and financial affairs. And between 2005 and 2007, he was director and chief of staff of the French economy, finance and industry Minister’s private office.
In 2007, Gilles Grapinet joined the Executive Committee of the international banking Group Credit Agricole SA, where he was Head of Strategy before being appointed director of the Payment Systems & Services business division.
In December 2008 as Senior Executive Vice President, in charge of Global functions, he joined Atos Origin (Since July 2011, the name of the company was changed to Atos, following the Siemens IT acquisition), as one of the two SEVP, of the Company.
In July 2013, in addition of his position in Atos, he is appointed CEO of Worldline, a listed subsidiary of the Atos Group, specialized in e-Payment services.
Speaker at Money20/20 Europe 2016