Welcome to the team, Cédric Nicolas!

7 March 2019

Cédric Nicolas becomes our new CTO! He will lead our engineering teams and ensure the execution of our location intelligence platform Herow.

New York: We announced today the appointment of Cédric Nicolas as our new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). This news comes on the heels of the appointment of Robert Unsworth as a Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) and Pascal Ehrsam as Chief Brand Officer (CBO). Nicolas will report to Jérémie Leroyer, the company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Nicolas brings 25 years of experience in mobile and SaaS start-ups and large technology companies. At Connecthings, he will lead the engineering teams and ensure the execution of Herow by Connecthings, our location intelligence solution. Nicolas has become a recognized Java expert, having published three books on the Java language. He co-founded Ubicco, a subsidiary of the Fi System Group, a publisher of a multi-access middleware platform, developing its expertise in mobile multimedia. Later, he launched Ville Fluide, renamed WeDrive, which established a recurring home-to-work carpool system using mobile phones. The company built strong development expertise in geolocated mobile applications on iPhone and Android, and SaaS interface to seamlessly manage users. Nicolas graduated from Institut national des Sciences appliquées de Lyon (INSA) as an engineer in computer science.

“This appointment is a testament to the advancements Connecthings has made in location intelligence, and the potential we are eager to unleash in the coming months,” said Laetitia Gazel Anthoine, Connecthings CEO. “Cédric’s tremendous cache of knowledge and experience will help Connecthings further its mission of helping marketers and app developers incorporate a contextual, human-centric approach into their mobile strategies for richer engagement of mobile application users.”

Initially published on Martech Advisor

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