Jean-Pierre Petit Digital Manufacturing

Jean-Pierre Petit new CEO for Sogeti High Tech

Jean-Pierre Petit appointed CEO of Sogeti High Tech and Capgemini Group Leader for Digital Manufacturing

Paris, France, April 17th 2015 – Jean-Pierre Petit is appointed CEO of Sogeti High Tech, the Capgemini entity dedicated to Engineering Services and R&D Technology.

Hans van Waayenburg, CEO Sogeti Group, commented: “I am delighted that Jean-Pierre has agreed to take on the responsibility of leading Sogeti High Tech. Thanks to his extensive experience in both the Industrial sector and leadership management, he will further develop Sogeti High Tech’s expertise and manage a smooth integration of Euriware’ activities.

Jean-Pierre PetitJean-Pierre Petit is a SUPELEC graduate. He started his career in 1984 as a consultant within Andersen Consulting in charge of consulting and IT system integration, mainly for the industrial sector. He joined the Sagem Group in 1993 heading the R&D and cable manufacturing centre.

In 1999, Jean-Pierre was recruited by Capgemini Consulting, the Global Strategy and Transformation Consulting brand of the Capgemini Group, and given responsibility for the industry sector as well as R&D, logistics and manufacturing consulting activity.

After having managed the Manufacturing, Distribution, Retail and Energy-Utilities sectors with more than 3000 colleagues in France and a thousand in India and Morocco, Jean-Pierre was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Application Services in France, in January 2013.

As Chief Executive Officer of Sogeti High Tech, one of Jean-Pierre’s main goals will be to develop the Sogeti High Tech and Digital expertise to service large companies in the Industrial sector. He has also taken on the leadership of Digital Manufacturing for the Capgemini Group.

About Sogeti

Sogeti is a leading provider of technology and engineering services. Sogeti delivers solutions that enable digital transformation and offers cutting-edge expertise in Digital Assurance & Testing, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Digital Manufacturing and emerging technologies. Sogeti combines agility and speed of implementation with strong technology supplier partnerships, world class methodologies and its global delivery model, Rightshore®. Sogeti brings together more than 25,000 professionals in 13 countries, based in over 100 locations in Europe, USA and India. Sogeti is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capgemini SE, listed on the Paris Stock Exchange. 

Rightshore® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini

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About Sogeti High Tech
With a workforce of 4,000 people, Sogeti High Tech is the subsidiary of Capgemini Group dedicated to Industrial Engineering and Technological Innovation. In both physical and digital worlds, we design, develop, operate, secure, test, maintain and dismantle technology solutions to accelerate the transformation, optimize the organizations, improve the performance of industrial customers from Engineering to Operations. We deliver end-to-end projects based on the “Collaborative Business Experience”, our way of working and using our Rightshore® model. For more information visit and

Rightshore® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini

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  • Dominique Lafond
    Jean-Pierre Petit
    Sogeti High Tech Chief Executive Officer
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