Mr. Olivier Badard

Chief Executive Officer - Asia-Pacific, Middle East & North Africa

RATP Dev, United Arab Emirates

Appointed on 1 September, 2015, Olivier BADARD manages and oversees RATP Dev’s interest in the region, based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Existing operations include Bus, Tram and Metro networks in Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Algeria, Cairo and Morocco, with total headcount in excess of 13,600 people.

From 2012 to 2015, he provided advisory and marketing services in the Gulf Countries to technology and services companies in the Space, Defense, Transport and Security domains.
He was previously President, Thales Middle East & Western Asia (December 2008 to August 2012), leading Thales’ global interest in sixteen countries of the region.