December 15, 2011 – The Supervisory Board of Pierre Audoin Consultants (PAC), European leader in market research and strategic consulting on the software and IT services market, has named Frédéric Munch as Head of the Board. Frédéric Munch will take official charge of his new responsibilities from December 15, 2011.
Frédéric Munch brings with him a rich experience within the PAC Group. He began his career in the company in 1996 as a consultant, and rapidly rose to take on a variety of responsibilities, becoming the CFO & COO of the Group in 2001. In the beginning of 2009, he took charge of the management of the German subsidiary, a position in which he led a phase of strong growth, and today PAC Germany has three offices in Munich, Berlin and Hamburg.
In his new role, Frédéric Munch will accelerate the execution of PAC’s strategic plan, of which the principal objective is to respond to the growth challenges of ICT players and to reinforce the positioning of PAC as the partner of reference in the industry.
With double-digit growth, 2011 became a pivotal year of consolidation and expansion. PAC has broadened its expertise with the acquisition of Berlecon in February 2011, a specialist of Mobility and Unified Communication & Collaboration. PAC also accelerated its geographic expansion in Asia Pacific with the opening of an office in New Delhi.
“Frédéric’s management qualities and his in-depth knowledge of PAC, the IT markets and its players are major strengths. They will contribute to reinforce our position as the European leader for strategic consulting and market research,” said Pierre Audoin, founder of PAC and Chairman of the Supervisory Board.
With over 35 years of experience, PAC has hence made room for the new generation, with renewed and dynamic teams in its subsidiaries in France, Germany, the UK, Romania, and the United States as well as in its offices in Brazil and India.
“Our goal is to reaffirm our position as a unified global operating European group, firmly anchored in all its territories. To this end, we will continue to reinforce our management team and senior experts, notably at pan-European level and to increase the integration of our offices into a truly multinational organization. Hence, 2012 will be a year of innovation, during which our clients will discover a portfolio of renewed, structured and customizable offers,” explains Frédéric Munch, CEO of PAC Group.
About Pierre Audoin Consultants (PAC)
From strategy to execution, PAC delivers focused and objective responses to the growth challenges of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) players.Founded in 1976, PAC is a privately held research & consulting firm for the software and ICT services market.PAC helps ICT vendors optimize their strategies by providing quantitative and qualitative market analysis as well as operational and strategic consulting. We advise CIOs and financial investors in evaluating ICT vendors and solutions and support their investment decisions. Public institutions and organizations also rely on our key analyses to develop and shape their ICT policies.
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