Richard Peynot is an expert in IT sourcing, outsourcing, offshore, IT competency management, IT transformation, IT governance, and IT services market.
For 13 years he has developed and managed complex projects for embedded systems, automation, and nuclear plant control, at French service providers Silicomp and Euriware. He spent six years in the IT department of PSA Peugeot Citroën, leading innovation and new technologies, and preparing strategic decisions for the CIO and the IT strategic committee. He has been a senior analyst at Forrester Research from 2001 to 2007. He works now as an independent consultant through his company Acseitis since 2008. He is a member of Analyst network JemmVision, and is eSCM certified.
Richard is a graduate in Computer Science from the University of Grenoble, in Marketing from the ESSEC business school, and in General Management from the ESSEC business school of Paris. He is an occasional lecturer at engineer and business schools.