Team

Team

Meet the team

We work in a smart, innovative and distinctive way.
We are always looking for creative and driven people to join our team

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Sofyne Active Technology Stéphane Lusoli

Stéphane Lusoli

Chairman of the Board

Sofyne Active Technology Stéphane Baranzelli

Stéphane Baranzelli

Managing Director

Sofyne Active Technology Eleonora Di Flora

Eleonora Di Flora

VP Innovation

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Sofyne Active Technology Damien Fermé

Damien Fermé

Technical Director

Sofyne Active Technology Axel Branger

Axel Branger

VP Sales Europe

Sofyne Active Technology Pierre Duval

Pierre Duval

Operations Manager - Western France

Sofyne Active Technology Benjamin Munayco

Benjamin Munayco

Business Development Director

Sofyne Active Technology Serge Altmann

Serge Altmann

MES Competency Centre Director

Sofyne Active Technology Krzysztof Heim

Krzysztof Heim

Chief Technology Officer Innovation

Sofyne Active Technology Lidia Capela

Lidia Capela

Support Team Leader

Sofyne Active Technology Gregory Kamphuis

Gregory Kamphuis

Operations Manager Switzerland

Sofyne Active Technology Philippe Bourgeois

Philippe Bourgeois

Operationnal Director Paris

Sofyne Active Technology Stéphane Lusoli

Stéphane Lusoli

Chairman of the Board

After 15-year in sales shared between PTC, IBM and SAP, Stéphane felt the need to help manufacturing companies throughout the life cycle of their technical data.

Therefore, 13 years ago, he created SOFYNE Active Technology. In 2005, the company started with its first PLM Consultant… Since then, the startup has become a Digital Services Company leader in two related areas: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Manufacturing Execution System (MES).

Stéphane oversees the management Board of Directors, Finance, Corporate Strategy, Marketing and Communication.

Education : ICN Business School
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Stéphane Baranzelli

Stéphane Baranzelli

Managing Director

Stéphane is responsible for overseeing SOFYNE’s European offices. He is supervising and guiding SOFYNE’s Sales and Operations with his expertise.

Directly reporting to the Chairman, Stephane is implementing SOFYNE’s policies to generate growth, profits and ensure that the company’s strategy is geared towards success; whilst always working on improving both customers and employees satisfaction.

Stéphane joined SOFYNE in 2018, and was previously working for Data companies, such as PTC in the PLM world for 7 years and the Experian Group, where he managed the EMEA business around Marketing Data and Cross-Channel Execution Marketing Platforms.

Education : Business School / Ecole Supérieure de Gestion (France)
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Eleonora Di Flora

Eleonora Di Flora

VP Innovation

Eleonora is responsible for leading and advancing our innovation strategy and helps further growing our digital offerings and global footprint across multiple industries. Additionally she champions the activation of product, service and solution roadmaps and design new customer experiences and business models.

In 2018, Eleonora joins SOFYNE from GE where she worked since 2008 and was most recently the Strategic Programs Director for GE Digital. In this role, Eleonora was responsible for supporting European Industrial Companies in their end-to-end digital transformation programs, from the strategy definition to the project execution.

Education : Master Degree in Engineering and Industrial Management (Italy)
Nationality : Italian
Languages : Italian, French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Damien Fermé

Damien Fermé

Technical Director

Damien uses his experience to lead and manage our teams of expert Consultants. His objective is not only to maintain the current high quality of service provided by SOFYNE to its clients, but he is also always looking at improving it.

Damien joined SOFYNE in 2007, after starting his career as a PLM consultant and project manager.

Education : SeaTech - Engineering school / Institut des Sciences de l'Ingénieur de Toulon et du Var, ISITV (France)
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Axel Branger

Axel Branger

VP Sales Europe

With over ten years of experience in sales management, Axel oversees SOFYNE’s sales team activities. The role involves strategic planning, managing people, selling and improving processes. He manages the business relationships with our existing clients, as well as our potential future clients.

Axel joined the SOFYNE in 2017, having previously worked for five years as a Sales Manager for Exalead at Dassault Systèmes. He also spent more than fifteen years at IBM.

Education : Master's degree in engineering - Major in Robotic (France)
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Pierre Duval

Pierre Duval

Operations Manager - Western France

With over 30 years of experience in various industries (Energy, Defense, Steel & Metal,

Automotive) worldwide, Pierre now seeks new challenges to develop SOFYNE MES & PLM

Activities in the western part of France.

Pierre joined SOFYNE in August 2018. After 10 years developping automation solutions for the steel and metal industry worldwide, he joigned the Areva group in its IT subsidiary Euriware. Euriware was recently integrated to the Capgemini group were Pierre developped the PLM activities with major customers such as Renault, EDF, Areva and Alstom.

Education : Engineering Degree in Automation & computer sciences / Ecole Supérieure d'Electronique de l'Ouest – Angers (France)
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Benjamin Munayco

Benjamin Munayco

Business Development Director

Since 2010, Benjamin has been instrumental to SOFYNE’s ever expending client portfolio, by strengthening existing long-term partnerships, as well as implementing growth opportunities with the introduction of new clients.

Based on his unique experience and understanding of the PLM & MES markets, he has led many of SOFYNE’s business initiatives, making SOFYNE a strong asset for our clients.

Benjamin joined SOFYNE in 2007 as a PLM Consultant after working 2 years at Avenir Conseil, where he was trained on several PLM and CAD tools.

Education : Engineering Degree in Mechanical and Energetics (France)
Nationality : French
Languages : French, Spanish, English

Sofyne Active Technology Serge Altmann

Serge Altmann

MES Competency Centre Director

With over twenty years of experience in MES, Serge supervises all of SOFYNE’s MES projects. Serge oversees the whole process from start to finish: from the client’s requirements and analysis to the solution delivery. He also manages the MES competency team based in Lyon.

Serge joined SOFYNE in 2011, having previously worked as an MES consultant at T-Systems. He then developed aptitudes in MES projects and gaining insight in JIS and traceability solutions for automotive suppliers.

Education : DESS Productique et Automatisation Intégrée - ISIAL (France) Maîtrise Sciences et Techniques de Productique Appliquée aux Industries Mécaniques - ESIA (France)
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Krzysztof Heim

Krzysztof Heim

Chief Technology Officer Innovation

Krzysztof manages SOFYNE’s office in Poland and the software development project unit. He oversees all research and on-going projects to develop new tools and ensure that they have the potential to add value to SOFYNE’s solution. Published author with many computer science papers and a book called “Data Compression Methods”, Krzysztof’s expertise makes him a real asset.

Krzysztof joined SOFYNE in 2017. He previously worked 16 years at Apriso for Dassault Systems. He started as a software developer, managed large teams of developers and became a Solution Architect.

Education : Master and Engineering degree in computer science, AGH (Poland)
Nationality : Polish
Languages : Polish, English

Sofyne Active Technology Lidia Capela

Lidia Capela

Support Team Leader

Lidia manages customers relationship and technical support activities for SOFYNE. Her team is dedicated to assisting clients should they need any help. They provide tailored assistance, as well as training. Currently, her team is overseeing and supporting over 150 plants worldwide.

Lidia joined SOFYNE in 2015, as an Application Support Consultant. Previously, she had worked in Brno (Czech Republic) for Infosys, also role dedicated to support.

Education : Master's degree in Industrial Management, FEUP (Portugal) - Post-graduate degree in Electronic Engineer, FEUP (Portugal)
Nationality : Portuguese
Languages : Portuguese, English

Sofyne Active Technology Gregory Kamphuis

Gregory Kamphuis

Operations Manager Switzerland

With nearly thirty years of expertise in Management, Gregory’s career saw him work for major international service companies, in various industries. He has managed large sub-contracted projects for key clients. Gregory is convinced that SOFYNE’s success rests on its ability, as individuals, to work together towards providing its clients with the best service possible. This means going above and beyond its clients’ expectations and needs.

Gregory joined SOFYNE in January 2018, taking charge of the Swiss operations in the Geneva office. Before joining SOFYNE, he mainly worked in France for large IT companies such as Capgemini or Gfi.

Education : Self-taught with several courses certificates.
Nationality : Dutch
Languages : Dutch, French, English

Sofyne Active Technology Philippe Bourgeois

Philippe Bourgeois

Operationnal Director Paris

After 18 years’ experience in Global Information Solution for ALSTOM Transport and IT services companies, Philippe joined Sofyne in September 2017. He led numerous projects and applications maintenance on engineering/manufacturing application domain as well as ITSM domain.

With his diverse experience on service delivery and customer focus, Philippe is responsible for developing the Paris area in PLM and MES activities.

Education : Master and MSc degree in IT
Nationality : French
Languages : French, English

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