[Zoom sur] The key men of Nerim
Nerim currently employs around fifty people in France. FrenchWeb looks back at the key men and women of the company.
Cyril De Metz, Managing Director
After having successfully held financial positions at Club-Internet, Ernst & Young, and at AFP in the United States, he joined Deutsche Telekom France in 2004 where he was Chief Financial Officer and then Chief Executive Officer.
In June 2008, Cyril de Metz became CEO of Nerim. Since 2012, he has been the Chairman of the company.
Pierre-Olivier Lompré, Technical Director
Pierre-Olivier Lompré began his career as a project manager at Club-Internet and T-Online. He then joined Neuf Télécom to hold a sales engineer position before creating and managing several companies such as Galop Télécom, IP Hardware and 720 °. After reselling 720 ° to Jaguar Network, Pierre-Olivier became Regional Director Ile de France of Jaguar Network in 2011.
In 2012, he joined Nerim to act as Technical Director.
Sylvain Labrousse, Commercial Director of Direct Sales
Sylvain Labrousse has worked in the telecommunications sector for more than 15 years. He notably spent 11 years at Paritel Telecom, as a sales engineer, trainer and then Regional Sales Director.
Since 2010, Sylvain has headed the Nerim Direct Sales team, made up of 6 sales engineers in charge of the existing customer base and 3 field sales representatives.
Xavier Grossetête, Commercial Director of Indirect Sales
Xavier Grossetête was Sales and Marketing Manager at France Télécom, Sales Director France at Netopia, and Account Manager France-Benelux Operators at Motorola Home & Network Mobility.
At the end of 2008, Xavier joined Nerim to take over the Commercial Department of Indirect Sales. Its mission is to lead a network of 400 resellers spread across the whole of the country and is supported for this by Sector Managers.
Valérie Smadja, Marketing Director
After 6 years at Ubisoft as Marketing Manager, she joined Alcatel to set up partnerships with content publishers. She then joined the world of consulting and carried out numerous consulting missions in strategy and marketing for telecommunications operators.
With 18 years of experience in BtoB and BtoC, Valérie has been in charge of Nerim’s Marketing Department since 2012.
Léonidas Mamanis, Legal Officer
Léonidas Mamanis began his career in the legal department of Galia (Group for the Improvement of Liaisons in the Automotive Industry).
Léonidas joined Nerim in 2001, shortly after its creation, as Legal Manager, in order to fundamentally overhaul the company’s legal system. Since 2004, he has also held the role of Human Resources Manager at Nerim.
Frédéric Senay, Administrative and Financial Manager
Frédéric Senay’s career began in 2001, with a position in cost accounting in the research firm Research International. Frédéric then spent 2 years as an accountant at Campenon Bernard Industrie, then 7 years as an accountant then management controller at the telecoms operator, Kertel.
In July 2011, Frédéric became Administrative and Financial Manager of Nerim, with the mission of supporting the company in its organic growth but also in its external growth, through acquisition operations.