Hypercom – Verifone
Olivier Taburet, an ESLSCA graduate, began his career in 1989 at Digital Equipment in France, subsequently becoming responsible for Southern Europe, and then at their European headquarters in Geneva (1995-1998), holding controlling roles and in the context of shared service centres for Finance.
Following the merger with Compaq, Olivier joined Gemplus, world leader in smart cards, initially in France as Head of Controlling.
He actively participated in the IPO process, before returning to Switzerland as CFO of the bank cards and security divisions (2002-2005).
Following this, Olivier held various executive positions in different industrial sectors at Arjo-Wiggins, then with UK group Invensys, before securing his first interim assignment to manage the merger between Hypercom and Verifone.
Following a long assignment started in 2011 at FCI, a group of electronics specialists under the LBO of an investment fund, Olivier finalised his project to launch an interim management business in Switzerland.