Chief Operation Officer
Alain brings with him more than 25 years of experience in telecommunications and is a seasoned global operations leader. He is responsible for overseeing all operations for HMD Global and leading the engineering and supply chain management efforts for the company.
Prior to his role at HMD Global Alain was a special advisor at OneWeb, where he was focused on the China strategy. Before OneWeb, Alain worked with TCL Group – joining as part of the company’s acquisition of the mobile phone division of Alcatel. He successfully led the integration, as well as drove the company’s research and development and product creation efforts.
Alain was also responsible for managing the acquisition of global licensing rights from Canadian-based BlackBerry Limited by TLC. Following a successful acquisition, he became President of the BlackBerry Mobile business division created within TCL and re-launched BlackBerry smartphones as a premium professional brand to global markets.
When he isn’t busy working, Alain enjoys spending time with family, playing piano, and skiing.