Pierre Louette was born in 1962, he is Deputy CEO in charge of the General Secretary, Orange Wholesale France, Group sourcing and supply chain, the Chrysalid operational efficiency program and of relations between Orange and Group content stakeholders.
Since September 2014, Pierre Louette has also been responsible for steering investment strategy in start-ups and for coordinating relationships within the digital ecosystem. He joined Orange in April 2010.
He has been involved in developing the Internet in France since 1996, in particular as Head of Connectworld, the leader in online communication, and then as Director of Europatweb, an investment fund launched by Bernard Arnault. Pierre Louette was CEO of Agence France-Presse from 2003 to 2005, followed by Chairman and CEO from 2005 to 2010.
He holds a degree in law and is a graduate of the Institut d’Études Politiques of Paris and the École Nationale d’Administration.