Bertrand Knopf has held his current position since 2017. Prior to this he was SVP Banking and Payment, North America (2014-2016). He previously held various positions for Axalto, then Gemalto in a number of areas including Sales, Marketing, R&D and Operations, and was based in France, South Africa, Germany and the US. He served across various industry segments including Telecom and IoT, and has nearly 20 years' experience in the Banking and Payment industry.
Bertrand began his career with Schlumberger, in Oilfield Services (in Nigeria) and in Electricity Metering (in the UK).
Bertrand has a degree in engineering from Ecole Nationale Superieure de Techniques Avancees (ENSTA) and is a graduate of the Institut d'Etudes Politiques in Paris ("Sciences-Po").