Anne Bouverot was recently named head of the GSM Association, which supports the interests of 800 mobile phone operators and handset makers in over 200 countries. She is a long-time member and supporter of PWN and a tireless proponent of women’s professional advancement.
Before joining the GSMA, Anne was Executive Vice President for Mobile Services at France Telecom Orange. In that role, she defined the strategic priorities and led transformation programs for the mobile business. Anne also led a 600-person business unit at Equant and was responsible for developing IT services for Equant’s multinational business customers.
Anne holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in mathematics and computer science from the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris and an M.S. degree from Telecom Paris. She serves as a non-executive director of Groupama, a major French insurance company, and Edenred, the world leader in prepaid corporate services.