Technicolor announces the appointment of Michel Rahier as Executive Vice President, Operations Services & Transformation
Paris (France), 26 April 2011 – Technicolor (Euronext Paris: TCH) announces the appointment of Michel Rahier as Executive Vice President, Operations Services & Transformation. Michel Rahier is also a member of the Executive Committee.
This new position has been established to ensure a strong focus on operational performance in order to achieve sustainable and profitable growth, a key objective for Technicolor.
Michel Rahier, 58, was most recently Executive Vice-President Operations and member of the Management Committee at Alcatel-Lucent.
Prior to this, he was President of the Fixed Communications Group at Alcatel and Member of the Executive Committee in 2005, then, at Alcatel-Lucent, President of the Wireline Business Group in 2006 and President of the Carrier Business Group in 2007.
He holds a Master and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Louvain as well as an MBA from Boston University.
Technicolor is home to industry-leading creative and technology professionals committed to the creation, management and delivery of entertainment content to consumers around the world. Propelled by a culture of innovation and underpinned by a dedicated research organization, the company’s thriving licensing business possesses an extensive intellectual property portfolio focused on imaging and sound technologies. Serving motion picture, television, and other media clients, the company is a leading provider of high-end visual effects, animation, and postproduction services. In support of network service providers and broadcasters globally, Technicolor ranks among the worlds’ leading suppliers of digital content delivery services and home access devices, including set-top boxes and gateways. The company also remains a large physical media service provider, being one of the world’s largest film processors and independent manufacturers and distributors of DVDs and Blu-ray™ discs.
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