Bernard Ourghanlian

Bernard Ourghanlian
Bernard Ourghanlian
Chief Technology & Security Officer, France, Microsoft Corporation

Bernard Ourghanlian is the Chief Technology & Security Officer at Microsoft France. He leads the subsidiary’s strategy for technology and security. He is responsible for technology risk management of Microsoft France, especially on major projects. He is a member of the Microsoft France Executive Committee. Before joining Microsoft, Bernard Ourghanlian was the Technical Director of Digital France where he was actively involved in the design and development of the architecture of the Alpha microprocessors and various system software elements to ensure its support. Previously, he participated in the design and implementation of the first imaging techniques Magnetic resonance within the Thomson company. He began his career as a teacher and researcher at the University of Orsay. Bernard Ourghanlian is a doctorate in mathematics and the author of several specialised books on statistics and informatics, including a reference book on the Alpha microprocessors.