Denis has been active as an entrepreneur in the software industry since 2001. Having created and managed both business consulting and software product companies for more than 10 years, he acquired experience in the whole business life cycle from early design to the commercialization of software products and services.

Denis’ experience covers various positions in the software industry, including business analysis and software architecture for banks, financial institutions, tax authorities and supranational financial organizations. Denis is particularly interested in methods, processes and technologies aimed at capturing and transforming business knowledge into software assets.

He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Grenoble, France, and worked as a visiting scientist at the Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, USA.

Denis is a member of the IBM Cloud Advisory Board (ICAB).