Barbara Coumaros appointed as Press Relations Manager for Bull Group
26, 2009 -
Barbara Coumaros - who has joined Bull as Press Relations Manager - is charged with defining and implementing the Group's press relations policy in support of its on-going business transformation. The Bull Group currently employs around 8,000 people in 50 countries worldwide. In her new role, Barbara will report to Matthew Foxton, Bull's Director of Corporate Communications.
Barbara (35) started her career as a freelance journalist focusing on audiovisual output, and in 2000 she joined Singapour Relations Presse as a Press Officer working for new technology businesses. In 2002, Barbara joined IBM France as Press Relations Manager for the Servers and Storage Division. This was followed by three years as a freelance Press Officer, again working in the new technology sector. Most recently, Barbara worked as a Client Account Director at TBWA Corporate where she was responsible, most notably, for press relations for SNCF Freight and the mail delivery division of the French Post Office, La Poste.
Barbara Coumaros has a masters degree in Journalism and Communication from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (the Free University of Brussels).
Bull is a leader in secure mission-critical digital systems. The Group is dedicated to developing and implementing solutions where computing power and security serve to optimize its customers' information systems, to support their business.
Bull operates in high added-value markets including computer simulation, Cloud computing and 'computing power plants', outsourcing and security.
Currently Bull employs around 9,000 people across more than 50 countries, with over 700 staff totally focused on R&D. In 2011, Bull recorded revenues of 1.3 billion.
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