Andrew Wallace is leaving Eutelsat as CCO. He is being replaced by Jean-François Leprince-Ringuet on April 16th. Leprince-Ringuet is a 30-year veteran in IT and telecoms, having held commercial strategy, sales and marketing positions in Europe and North America at IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Cap Gemini and Bull, and has also been President of the IDATE Foundation.
Wallace is to “pursue other interests”. He had been a member of Eutelsat’s Executive Committee. Wallace joined Eutelsat on July 1st 2010. He had for many years been marketing director at set-top box specialists Pace.