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The Nuxeo leadership team is a group of highly experienced content management experts, driven by the logic of a developer/architect and a dedication to helping customers build the solutions they need to succeed.

Eric Barroca, Nuxeo
Eric Barroca
CEO & Director of the Management Board

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Eric Barroca
CEO & Director of the Management Board
As the 5th employee to join Nuxeo, Eric brings a passion and commitment for software like no other, with a penchant for open source and open standards. Having worn almost every hat one could wear at a single company, he’s spent the better part of 11 years dedicated to making a difference in the content management market by creating software for developers with an emphasis on quality, modularity and agility. A hands-on CEO, he loves building the company, working side by side with his entire team, championing this model of open source software development and strategy while ensuring the two remain synchronous. He might be a techie, but he’s a foodie at heart—don’t be fooled...he can still prepare a 5 course meal without ever missing a tweet!
Thierry Delprat, Nuxeo
Thierry Delprat
CTO

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Thierry Delprat
CTO
Thierry Delprat joined Nuxeo in 2005 as Chief Technology Officer. As CTO, he guides the architectural development of the Nuxeo Platform including the adoption of Java as the platform for innovation. 
Prior to joining Nuxeo, Thierry worked for over 7 years at Unilog, with progressively senior experience across different branches of the consulting company. He was also a technical architect at Cryo-Networks (infrastructure for online games), and has participated in start-up companies. 
Thierry graduated from the Ecole Centrale de Nantes and holds a Master of Telecommunications.
Brendan Coveney
Brendan Coveney
Chief Revenue Officer

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Brendan Coveney
Chief Revenue Officer
Brendan has over 20 years experience supporting and selling data infrastructure software to enterprises through both direct and indirect channels. Prior to Nuxeo, he was North American General Manager for 4D, Inc., a business application platform software company. Brendan held various sales and support positions at Computer Associates, ASK, Ingres, Versyss and Uniwell Corporation. A true world citizen, Brendan has worked in 7 countries and has visited at last count 36. When not working, Brendan is passionate about playing, coaching and managing various soccer (football) teams. He is a passionate Arsenal supporter and can be found every Saturday morning at 7am glued to a TV during the English Premiership Season.
Bob Canaway
Chief Marketing Officer
Bob Canaway
Chief Marketing Officer
Bob is Nuxeo’s Chief Marketing Officer. With over 15 years of experience in software and high-tech marketing management, at both start-ups and well respected companies such as Intel and TIBCO, Bob is known for his sharp mind, analytical skill and collaborative leadership style. He has a deep passion for digital marketing, reaching an audience, building brands, creating innovative products and developing high-performing teams. Bob received his B.S. in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Florent Guillaume, Nuxeo
Florent Guillaume
Head of R&D

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Florent Guillaume
Head of R&D
Florent Guillaume leads the Nuxeo development organization and has been a core developer of the Nuxeo platform since 2001. He is a recognized expert within both the Java and Zope communities, actively participating in several related workgroups. Florent leads the Nuxeo CMIS contribution, and is a co-founder of the Apache Chemistry project, helping define the world of interoperable content management.
 Prior to joining Nuxeo, Florent Guillaume was co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Reputy (content qualification and web audience measurement solutions). Before that he was working for the management and communication IT department of the Ministry of Education.
 Florent holds a Master of Computer Science and Mathematics and is also an ENST graduate (diplôme d'ingénieur).
Delphine Renevey
Delphine Renevey
Head of Engineering

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Delphine Renevey
Head of Engineering
Delphine joined Nuxeo in 2004 and has been involved in the development of the Nuxeo Platform from its initial release to the latest iteration. Her early career was spent as a Project Manager on different technology initiatives and has grown to encompass managing the entire engineering workforce of the company. With a stellar track record for delivering a quality product and meeting clients' expectations, she brings a collaborative approach to engineering that fosters teamwork between developers, both internal and external, within the open source community. Keeping a team of engineers on task and on schedule is no easy task, but with a quick smile, great sense of humor, and a down to earth attitude, she does it with style and finesse.
Stephane Deleersnyder, Nuxeo
Stéphane Deleersnyder
General Manager France

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Stéphane Deleersnyder
General Manager France
Stéphane Deleersnyder joined Nuxeo in 2011 after more than twenty years in business and management. He developed his experience through several organizations: from software distributor, ASAP, and social services provider, Thales IS, to computer manufacturer, NEC, where he served as a sales manager for key accounts. He brings extensive knowledge about the sector and the desire to develop an effective and enthusiastic team committed to meeting customer expectations. Stéphane graduated from the School of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris and pursued a Master of Commerce at the CNAM. Passionate about wine and vineyards, he'll keep you updated on all the latest news on fine wines and products, enjoying these best when shared among friends.
Xavier Foucault, Nuxeo
Xavier Foucault
VP Operations

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Xavier Foucault
VP Operations
Xavier Foucault joined Nuxeo in 2009 after spending 4 years in Silicon Valley. He has 20 years of management experience in the professional services sphere with both software and hardware companies, including 10 years at Toshiba where his last position was Operations Manager. With his extensive experience in technical team organization and management, Xavier continues to expand the overall services portfolio of the Nuxeo technical team. Xavier holds an engineering degree in electronics from ESEO in Angers (diplôme d'ingénieur).
Alain Escaffre, Nuxeo
Alain Escaffre
Director of Product Management

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Alain Escaffre
Director of Product Management
Alain Escaffre joined Nuxeo in April 2007 as a PreSales Engineer. Now the Director of Product Management, he is responsible for the product roadmap, and works hard to ensure the platform is easy to understand and use. Alain is also in charge of the specifications for most new modules. Prior to joining Nuxeo, he was an internal expert on ECM, Workflow and Portal technologies at Gaz de France, now GDF-Suez, and was a specialist for Documentum, W4 and BEA Webportal (now Oracle). Originally from the Aveyron region in France, Alain is a big fan of the local cheese-and-potato speciality, aligot.
Jean Segonds
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Jean Segonds
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Jean Segonds has over 40 years of experience in the field of Information Technology. He has held various positions at IBM in France and the United States, the last being Director of a service agency. He served as Director of Marketing and Head of Subsidiary Services at ECS before becoming Director of Marketing for Bull. At Bull he was head of the Service Division, and then became the Managing Director of the British subsidiary. Since 2002, Jean has had numerous consulting assignments in marketing, segmentation, differentiation and operational performance with more than 30 companies. He also held ​​several interim management positions. Jean Segonds graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique, an elite engineering school, in 1967, and also holds a degree from the University of California.
Stefane Fermigier
Founder and Member of the Supervisory Board

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Stefane Fermigier
Founder and Member of the Supervisory Board
Stefane Fermigier, PhD, is a seasoned expert of the free and open source software world in both a technical and business capacity. Stefane founded Nuxeo in 2000, after 7 years as a researcher at Paris 7 university. Prior to founding Nuxeo, he co-founded and was the first president of the AFUL (French-speaking association of Linux and free software users). He's also a co-founder and currently serves as the chairman of the Open Source Working group of the System@tic innovation cluster in the Paris Region. He has published numerous articles and books on free software and is a regular speaker at conferences in this field.
Jean-François Galloüin
Member of the Supervisory Board
Jean-François Galloüin
Member of the Supervisory Board

Jean-François Galloüin is CEO of the Paris Regional Lab for Innovation (Laboratory Paris Region Innovation - LPRI) and Professor at the Ecole Centrale de Paris, an elite engineering school, where he contributes to the development of a Center for Entrepreneurs. He is also a lecturer at ESSEC, an elite Parisian business school.

Jean-François is an administrator for two companies in the world of IT, and a member of several investment committees for private equity firms.

Jean-François holds a Master of Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) from the University of Orsay. He spent two years at the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, where he pursued his research.

Patrick de Roquemaurel
Member of the Supervisory Board
Patrick de Roquemaurel
Member of the Supervisory Board
Patrick de Roquemaurel is currently Director at OTC Asset Management. A graduate of ESLSCA, an elite business school in Paris, he previously served as General Manager at NEC Europe, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Bull, France, and Managing Director at Siemens Nixdorf.
Rafi Kouyoumdjian
Rafi Kouyoumdjian
Member of the Supervisory Board
Rafi Kouyoumdjian
Member of the Supervisory Board
Rafi Kouyoumdjian is an engineer from the Ecole Centrale de Paris. He has spent most of his career in senior positions in the high tech sector. He was a sales engineer at IBM, and then he joined Econocom in 1987, where he spent 13 years, with 6 years as CEO. In 2000, he was managing director of Liberty Surf Group / Tiscali France, an Internet Service Provider. In 2006, he was managing director at NextiraOne, a communication services provider for businesses, with revenue over € 1 billion. In 2011, he was managing director at Vizada, a provider of satellite communication services, which was acquired by Astrium / EADS. Rafi KOUYOUMDJIAN has been Director of Econocom since 1995 and is a member of the investment committee of Innovation Xange Private Equity.