Raphaël Raphaël Chauvel, former VP Product Management at BMC Software to lead Centreon’s product and cloud strategy

Paris & Toronto - September 7, 2021 – Centreon, a trusted partner in IT operational excellence announces the appointment of Raphaël Chauvel as Chief Product Officer. Contributing his extensive IT monitoring market knowledge, Raphaël will lead Centreon’s product innovation strategy and product team. He adds over 20 years of experience to the Centreon management team, taking charge of Centreon’s cloud strategy.

A Compiègne University of Technology graduate, Raphaël started his career at AKKA Technologie before serving as Product Manager and then Chief Technology Officer at Criston for 11 years. When Criston was acquired by Numara Software, Raphaël oversaw management and development for asset management solutions.
Prior to joining Centreon as Chief Product Officer, Raphaël was vice president of product management at BMC Software, managing a portfolio of SaaS and on-premise ITSM, ESM, asset management, and configuration management software solutions.

"Supporting Centreon as they evolve their business model and culture for increased customer centricity, working hand in hand with a diversity of stakeholders –users, customers, and partners, is a stimulating endeavor. I am thrilled to join Centreon and contribute to the growth and global reach of this technological leader," said Raphaël.

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About Centreon
Centreon is a global provider of business-aware IT monitoring for always-on operations and performance excellence. The company’s AIOps-ready, business-aware IT monitoring platform is renowned for its unique ability to monitor today’s complex and converging infrastructure, from Cloud-to-Edge. Privately held, Centreon was founded in 2005 with roots in open source software. The company continues to steward a dynamic open source framework and a growing, vibrant global community of 200,000. Today, Centreon is trusted by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of public and private sectors. Its head offices are located in Paris and Toronto, with sales offices in Geneva, Luxembourg and Toulouse. For more information, centreon.com
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