December 1, 2016

DATADVANCE SAS appoints new General Director

Toulouse, France, December 7, 2016 - DATADVANCE, technology leader in the market of predictive modelling, big data analysis and design space exploration today announces that Mr. Laurent Chec has been appointed as General Director of DATADVANCE SAS. He will head DATADVANCE French branch, incorporated in July 2016, to guide company expansion in Europe and Asia.


Mr. Laurent Chec, General Director at DATADVANCE SAS

Mr. Chec brings more than two decades of experience in the Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) software business. He started his career as application engineer for a worldwide leader in Finite Element simulation software and reinforced his engineering knowledge during 10 years before transitioning towards business development and finally sales operations.

Over the past 10 years, Mr. Chec gained experience in sales leadership and held various management positions working with major industry actors including transnational accounts like Airbus and Rolls-Royce.

More recently he served as EMEA Sales Director for a U.S. based company operating in the process integration and multidisciplinary optimization software market.

“There are very few software editors on the market really able to understand and address the engineering challenges and high complexity related to design space exploration. I had noticed that DATADVANCE is one of the few thanks to the excellence of its team in applied mathematics and advanced numerical analysis. I am now extremely proud to join the company with the mission I have been given to raise awareness on its unique technology and increase its footprint in Europe and Asia” commented Mr. Chec.

Mr. Chec will be based in Toulouse, France, where the DATADVANCE story begun under the impulse of Airbus Group.


New DATADVANCE SAS office in Toulouse, France

“We are excited to move significant part of our operations to Toulouse. Now we will be much closer to our customers, delivering better service faster,” said Sergey Morozov, President of DATADVANCE SAS. “Laurent will be a key enabler in our strategy thanks to his deep knowledge of our market”, adds Mr. Morozov.

For more information, please contact:

Laurent Chec

General Director, DATADVANCE SAS


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