Our Executive Team
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Duarte is Chief Executive Officer of Infovista. Before joining as CEO in January 2019, he served as an active Non-Executive Director at Infovista from October 2016. Mr. Duarte has an extensive background leading publicly listed and privately held, global technology companies with a particular focus on high growth and transformation. Previously, he was CEO of Infinitas Learning and CEO of Unit4. Before Unit4, Mr. Duarte was at SAP for approximately 20 years. He was the founder of SAP Portugal and evolved through the ranks, having served as President, Global Services and Corporate Officer, President EMEA and India and President Latin America. He started his career at Unilever Portugal and Accenture (previously Andersen Consulting). Mr. Duarte currently holds Non-Executive Director positions in ProAlpha and Gelato.
Chief Financial Officer
Pierre Milet is Chief Financial Officer of Infovista where he is responsible for Finance, Legal and IT. Pierre has over 30 years of extensive experience in Finance including executive positions leading global organizations across telecommunication, high-tech, B2B service industries in a context of high M&A activities. He has played critical leadership roles in global organizations in public and private-equity companies, including Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Lucent Technologies and Avaya. Prior to joining Infovista, Pierre held the position of Chief Operating Officer at One2Team and before he worked for Carlson Wagonlit Travel as Executive EMEA CFO and Group CFO. Pierre has held key finance roles with Avaya and Lucent Technologies in several business units in Belgium, the United States and Germany. He started his career at Arthur Andersen after having graduated from Sciences Po Paris.
Yann Le Helloco
Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Le Helloco oversees the management and development of the Infovista products portfolio and he is responsible for innovation and product strategy as Chief Technical Officer. Prior to joining Infovista, Dr. Le Helloco was CTO at Mentum, heading R&D and product management activities of the company. He has many years of experience in managing technological, product and R&D teams for various companies including Ericsson, Marconi, Siradel and Cap Gemini. Dr. Le Helloco is an expert in the fields of network engineering, mobile telecommunications, as well as software design, artificial intelligence and big data systems. He has over 25 years of experience in driving product innovation in software and telecoms, and has acted as a consultant to many public and private sector organizations including communication service providers and military organizations. An IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, he has authored numerous patents, published many articles and speaks frequently at industry events. Dr. Le Helloco holds a Ph.D. in communication systems and an MSc in electrical engineering from the National Institute of Applied Sciences in Rennes, France.
SVP Customer Care & Logistics
Mr. Joly oversees all of Infovista’s worldwide customer care and supply chain activities. Since joining Infovista in 2002, Mr. Joly has served in several key roles, having been Director of Professional Services for EMEA and AP regions, as well as WW VP Customer Care. In addition, Mr. Joly has held a number of positions in the R&D organization, including acting as Head of the Product Management group for the Service Assurance Business Line. Mr. Joly has proven experience in the telecoms industry, encompassing both project management and technical roles with French operators, such as Bouygues Telecom and SFR. Mr. Joly holds a Master’s degree in Digital Communication from the Engineering School of Electronic Technologies (ESIEE) in Paris, France.
Chief Customer Officer
Mr. Leitão is Chief Customer Officer (CCO), with global responsibility for the Professional Services business, ensuring the professional development and engagement of our resources for the delivery of customer engagements globally. Gonçalo's 25 years plus of experience spans Sales, Services and Operations, ranging from very large businesses to startups in both emerging and very mature markets. In the past, he served as COO at SAP, overseeing the EMEA and Latin America regions. He has also held worldwide leadership positions at Atos and Unit4. Mr. Leitão holds a degree in Information Technology Engineering.
President Global Enterprise
As President, Global Enterprise, Kristian is accountable for driving our Global Enterprise business towards sustainable growth. He is responsible for all aspects of our GE business, from R&D to sales operations, including go-to-market and channel strategies. Prior to Infovista, Kristian served as Vice-President and General Manager the Europe, Middle East, and Africa region at Silver Peak. Before Silver Peak, Kristian served as Senior Vice President, EMEA at Riverbed Technology. Before Riverbed Technology, Kristian held various senior leadership roles in companies such as Computer Associates, EMC, and IBM. Kristian is a graduate from Copenhagen Business School and Henley Management College with advanced degrees in strategy and business administration. He has also completed a post graduate program in Strategy at IMD Business School.
President Global Networks - Europe, Asia and Africa
Mr. Khan is a seasoned professional with over two decades’ experience in the enterprise, IT & telecoms industry. Spending his time in Asia, Europe and Africa, living in seven different countries with diverse sales and services background, he currently leads as president global networks EAA region with an established CSP mobile business, and is growing Infovista's new verticals and enterprise business in these regions. He has been nurturing the organic growth of the sales organization and managing P&Ls extensively over the past decade. A qualified engineer, Mr. Khan holds an honours degree in Electrical Engineering from the NED University of Engineering, Pakistan, and speaks four languages. Since beginning his successful career at Mobilink Orascom as an RF Engineer, he has upskilled through experience and education. On this journey, he has gained a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of end-to-end mobile network architecture, planning and operations, solutions and services, while leading numerous business units to consistently achieve aggressive and successive growth targets. Having been a driving force behind the acquisition of Ascom Network Testing (TEMS) by Infovista, Mr. Khan’s professional experience also includes periods with Ooreedoo, Telenor, Aircom International, and Nexus Telecom.
President Global Contact Center and President Americas of Infovista’s Global Network
John D’Anna is President of Global Contact Center and President of Americas for Infovista’s Global Network. John joins from Empirix where he was CEO. Prior to joining Empirix, John served as Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Services for JDSU’s Test & Measurement Product Group. John joined JDSU in August 2005 with the acquisition of Acterna, where he was Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Services. Before joining Acterna, John was a Field Sales Representative for Hewlett-Packard’s Test & Measurement group from 1984 to 1990.
Chief Product Strategy and Transformation Officer
Franco Messori is Chief Product Strategy and Transformation Officer. Franco has the prime responsibility of defining strategic product direction, working in tight collaboration with the regional Presidents, the CTO organization and all other relevant stakeholders. Franco joins from Empirix were he was Chief Strategy Officer. Prior to Empirix, Franco led Mutina Technologies, providing quality assurance technologies for mobile, next-gen IPTV, and IP core networks. Prior to Mutina, Franco founded Pro.tel Srl, one of the first companies to offer VoIP monitoring solutions. It was acquired by Sunrise Telecom in 2000 and Franco served as CEO of the Sunrise Telecom Pro.tel Division for six years. Before his entrepreneurial work, Franco served as managing director of Ascom Italia from 1991-1996 and became Chief Technology Officer of Tele Communication Systems (TCS) in 1981. Prior to that, he served Telecom Italia former SIP in the Data Transmission Department.
Chief Marketing Officer and Corporate Development Officer
Marc Serra Jaumot is Head of Marketing and Corporate Development of Infovista. Marc drives the Marketing efforts at Infovista and leads M&A activities. Prior to this role, Marc was Chief of Staff to the CEO Office and responsible for driving strategic projects across the company and supporting the Infovista Board and Executive Committee. Before joining Infovista in June 2019, Marc held positions in Strategy, Corporate Development and Digital transformation at Vodafone Global and Millicom, focusing on emerging technologies, digital services and operational improvements. He began his career in management consulting with Arthur D. Little, spending 5 years on projects for top technology companies in Europe and the Middle East. Marc holds a bachelors and masters degree in Business Administration from Esade Business School and an additional bachelors degree in Psychology.
CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
Olivier Pradal is CHRO of Infovista where he is responsible for driving key strategic HR projects in digital transformation. Olivier has 25 years of experience in HR leading global organizations in high tech with strong experience ranging from startups to global public companies. Prior to Infovista, Olivier managed global teams in Software AG, ESI Group and Open Text. Olivier is a graduate of Sciences Po Paris with a BA in Law.