Virginie Duperat-Vergne to join Gemalto as Company Chief Financial Officer Jacques Tierny to step down after 10 years
September 2017 by Marc Jacob
Gemalto announces that after 10 years of dedicated and exemplary service, Jacques Tierny, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Company, has decided to leave on December 31, 2017 to pursue other activities.
On October 16, 2017, Virginie Duperat-Vergne will join Gemalto to become Company CFO on January 1, 2018. Virginie Duperat-Vergne will undergo an induction program and a transition period with Jacques Tierny in order to get to know the Company deeper and be ready for her new assignment.
Virginie Duperat-Vergne, 42, is a seasoned Finance executive and was Group Deputy Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Senior Leadership Team at TechnipFMC. During the 7 years she spent there, she held various positions in the Group Finance team from Group Chief Accounting Officer to Group Controller and was deeply involved in the strategy development and overall execution of the recent Technip merger with FMC Technologies. She started her career in 1997 as an external auditor and spent more than 10 years at Arthur Andersen, then Ernst & Young (now EY) before joining Canal + Group as Compliance Officer for Accounting Standards. Virginie holds a master’s degree in management from Toulouse Business School.