Olivier Hersent is a recognized telecom and technology expert. He founded NetCentrex, a leading provider of VoIP infrastructure for service providers, then became CTO of Comverse after the acquisition of NetCentrex in 2006.
Olivier is a recognized thought leader in telecoms and energy markets. He is the author of several books on networking technology, VoIP, M2M, internet of things and the smart grid.
Olivier graduated from Ecole Polytechnique. Olivier founded Actility, IoT solution provider, in 2010. Via its ThingPark Wireless platform, Actility uses the LoRa technology to enable LPWA IoT networks for applications such as smart cities.