NEW YORK, August 8, 2019 – Altran, the global leader in engineering and R&D services, announced today that Brian Bronson, a veteran technology executive, has joined the company as President of its global Platforms and Solutions business. He will report to Laila Worrell, CEO of Altran North America, and Pascal Brier, Executive Vice President of Strategy, Technology and Innovation for the Altran Group.
Altran’s Platforms and Solutions business provides many of the world’s largest companies with software and engineering services to spur innovation, enhance efficiencies and accelerate time to market for a wide range of products across many different industries. The business’s software frameworks and digital solutions power applications grounded in emerging technologies such as 5G, cloud and edge computing, the Internet of Things (IoT) and network intelligence.
Bronson, who will be based in the firm’s Santa Clara office, has more than 25 years of experience in business development, sales, operations and finance. Most recently, he was President and CEO of Radisys Corporation, a global leader in open telecom solutions. He previously held leadership roles at Tektronix and Deloitte & Touche.
“We are delighted to welcome Brian to Altran in this critical leadership role,” said Worrell. Brian has a demonstrated track record of helping clients accelerate time to-market through software and digital solutions. We have extremely high ambitions for this business as our clients enter a new era of technology change powered by 5G, and we are confident Brian will help us achieve them.”
Said Bronson: “I'm excited to join Altran. The firm has a market-leading position in providing highly customized software and solutions to a number of large, blue-chip companies worldwide. Leveraging Altran’s global scale, I look forward to helping further accelerate the deployment and commercial adoption of leading-edge technologies such as 5G, edge computing, IoT and the cloud to drive digital transformation at our clients.”
For further information on Altran’s product and service offerings, please visit https://northamerica.altran.com.
Altran ranks as the undisputed global leader in Engineering and R&D services. The company offers clients an unmatched value proposition to address their transformation and innovation needs. Altran works alongside its clients, from initial concept through industrialization, to invent the products and services of tomorrow. For over 35 years, the company has provided expertise in Automotive, Aeronautics, Space, Defense & Naval, Rail, Infra & Transport, Energy, Industrial & Consumer, Life Sciences, Communications, Semiconductor & Electronics, Software & Internet, Finance & Public Sector. The Aricent acquisition extends this leadership to semiconductors, digital experience and design innovation. Altran generated revenues of €2.9 billion in 2018, with some 47,000 employees in more than 30 countries.