Founder & President
Founder and Chief Executive officer, ...
Founder and Chief Executive officer, He manages finance, customer support, logistics, technical and production departments.
Michel is 57 and has a master degree in Marketing and Finance from the University of Paris V. He founded his first company in 1984 at the age of 22. He started as an IBM POS Value Added Reseller. After selling his company in 1991, Michel took control of SDTE, a Private Telecom company, that he managed for ten years. SDTE became one of the most significant actors on the market after getting a Microsoft and Alcatel premium certification.
Michel is the founder of Aredia and Resatis, two significant professional associations of IT companies, which he both managed for several years. He sold his company in 2001 and founded Ariane Systems with Laurent Cardot. He is in charge of Finance, Procurement, Logistic and Support.He is active in several business & CEO associations, as well as multiple charity organisations. Michel lives in Paris with his wife and two of his kids. His third one lives in England for studying (Warwick Business School).
He likesHis wife and his children, wine, French food, walking in nature, traveling and scuba diving.
Languages: French, English
Founder & CEO - Head of Sales Worlwide
Founder and Managi...
Founder and Managing Director, I oversee all Sales and Marketing activities as well as Product Development.
Laurent Cardot is 47 and has graduated from a Business School in Paris. He also holds a master degree in Finance from the University of Paris V.
After working as a Marketing Manager for Hewlett-Packard in California, USA, Laurent was appointed Managing Director for a Private Telecom Company in Paris for six years, where he developed strong relationships with Alcatel and Microsoft, transforming the company in one of the largest Service Integrators on the French market.
He founded Ariane Systems, the leader of self check-in/out solutions for the Hospitality market in 2001. Laurent has been in charge of the Sales, Marketing and Product Development and achieved to make Ariane a premium supplier in Europe for some of the major European chains. Ariane currently holds five subsidiaries and addresses 20 countries in EMEA, North America and Asia region through a strong distribution network and joint-ventures.He is a specialist in check-in/out processes, software integration and Hospitality innovation.Laurent also held a position of Managing Director in a Private Investment Fund in new technologies for years. He continues to help young entrepreneurs by investing in and helping managing their company. He is also an active member in various non-profit organizations such as “100.000 Entrepreneurs” where he trains young students to become entrepreneurs.He lives in Paris with his wife and three kids.
He likesChocolate, Music, Tennis. Travel (Laurent is proud to have visited over 60 countries). Louis de Funès & TV Shows.
Languages: English, French, a little German and Spanish
Reponsible for all software products develop...
Reponsible for all software products developed at Ariane
He likesWatson IBM project, pictures
Product & Marketing Director
Responsible for Product Deve...
Responsible for Product Development and Marketing
Michael Zetterlund is 44 and has been working with technology and hotels for more than 15 years. Innovation and general improvement of systems and solutions for both guests and hoteliers is on top of his agenda. The hospitality industry needs to change in order to compete in the 21st century, and he helps lead the way.
Michael has comprehensive knowledge of the hospitality sector, both on a business level and within IT. His Hospitality experience comes from being a supplier, hotel employee and working at main office level.
He joined Ariane Systems as the Product & Marketing Director in June 2014 with global responsibility for the continued development of our self-service solutions.
He likesPassionate about the outdoors, scout leader with a keen interest in travel, food and fine wine
Languages: English, Swedish and Norwegian
General Manager Germany-Austria-Eastern Europe
As General Manager Josef is responsible for the markets Germany, Austria and Eastern Europe.
Josef is taking care of all commercial and business aspects such as business development, sales, marketing, services, technical customer support, finance and controlling as well as human resources. Additionally he is Key Account Manager and taking responsibility for special projects. Having Ariane’s vision in mind – Josef and his team work to realize the strategy and concepts. This way the team contributes to Ariane’s success, customer satisfaction and profitable growth.
He likesTravelling and spending time in nice hotels with his family, hiking, cooking with friends, music
Languages: German, English, French
Managing Director Northern Europe & SVP Sales EMEA ...
Managing Director Northern Europe & SVP Sales EMEA
Responsible for all business and commercial aspects relating to Northern Europe which currently covers the UK, Ireland and Scandinavia
Responsibilities cover every aspect of the business unit including (but not limited to) Sales, Invoicing, credit control, account management, contracts, supplier management, bought ledger, recruitment, staff management (appraisals, discipline etc), payroll, accounting and auditing.
He likesReading, renaissance art, classical music and ancient Roman history
Professional Services Director
Responsible for successful...
Responsible for successful planning, executing, monitoring and closure of projects.
He likesFormula One, Tennis, Travel
Languages: English, French, German
In charge of the web & mobile application...
In charge of the web & mobile applications conception
Alexandre Reyt has worked for 12 years in IT and digital technologies. During his former experiences as a digital consultant he has led the conception of mobile and web solutions, notably, for leading hospitality and travel companies. Through these assignments, he has developed agile and lean expertise as a key factor to enhance product innovation. Alexandre has joined Ariane Systems to support the Product & Marketing Director in the product strategy definition as well as ensuring the follow up of the products roadmap.
He likesStreet Photography, Running, Chill out while drinking cocktails with friends, Geek stuffs
Languages: French - English
Senior Sales Manager
Senior sales manager / key account m...
Senior sales manager / key account manager France
He likesSquash, Jorkyball and all sports in general, Family & Friends
Languages: French, a little English
Sales Manager Germany
Sales of check-in solutions in Germ...
Sales of check-in solutions in Germany
Patrick is Belgian, graduated in 1987 after completing training as a hotel manager, chef, hotel and restaurant manager successfully. He has worked for Ariane Systems since 1998 and has an extensive network in the hospitality industry.
He likesIn his spare time he plays field hockey and golf. Patrick is a man of pleasure and always has a tip for tasty ingredients ready. Whether chocolate, the best steaks, the best craft bread or whatever: Ask Patrick! To his favorite destinations include New York City and the island of Mallorca.
Languages: Flemish (Native), German, English, French
Sales Director Ariane Iberica
José Mª has graduated from ...
José Mª has graduated from the University Complutense of Madrid (Economic & Business Administration). He also holds a master degree in Marketing & Sales from ESIC, a Marketing School in Madrid.
Co-founder (1994) in a Spanish company engaging to the import and sales (retail / wholesale) of golf equipment, as well as, provide services about golf to companies. In addittion, he has a long experience in sales departments in several markets (private Telecom, Sport-Leisure, Cruises Lines, and Hospitality). He has worked in Ariane since 2010: Management and leadership of the Spanish subsidiary, Sales, Reporting, Increasing and maintaining clients, commercial prospection and negotiating trade agreements among others
I likeReal Madrid Football Club, Golf, Padel and travel
Languages: Spanish, English
Region Sales Manager
Sales manager in west, center and south of France.
He likesthe 3 B
Languages: French, English and Spanish
Sales Manager & Channel Manager Italy, Middle-East and Sou...
Sales Manager & Channel Manager Italy, Middle-East and South Africa
Develops sales in the North and East of France
He likesTable Tennis, Cinema, Travel, New technologies
Languages: French, English
Responsible for Accounting, Financ...
Responsible for Accounting, Financial and Human Ressources at Ariane Systems Headquarters.
Languages: French - English (intermediate level)
Senior software engineer
Responsible for ana...
Responsible for analyzing client requirements, designing and developing solutions while assuring the production of quality software.
Languages: French, English and Romanian
Full Stack Developer
In charge of Ariane web & mobile pro...
In charge of Ariane web & mobile products development
Languages: French, English, Chinese.
He likes:Basketball, Liverpool FC, Design, Film, Hi-Tech products, Cooking, Texas Holdems
.NET Software Deve...
.NET Software Developer, responsible for providing development, enhancement, troubleshooting and maintenance for software applications.
.NET developer, in charge of the devel...
.NET developer, in charge of the development and support of the kiosk application
He likesTechnology, Programming, Football
Languages: Romanian, English, French
Interaction Design Manager
Graphical designer responsible...
Graphical designer responsible for web, applications and skin design
Cedric carries a triple cap. He is first of all responsible of the Look & Feel of all web applications of Ariane Systems (website, web and mobile self-check-in solutions). But he also takes care of skin designing, the true Look & Feel of the customers kiosk's screens.
Finally, he works closely with Michael Zetterlund, the Marketing and Communications Director, on events and graphical communications of the company.
He likesScience fiction, strings theory, jogging, bicycling, swimming, playing drums.
Project Coordinator & Delivery Manager
In charge of Proje...
In charge of Project Coordination, planning, executing, monitoring and closure of projects at EMEA level.
She likesSynchronized Swimming, Dance (Salsa, Modern, Classical), Wrestling, Reading (Fantasy), Travelling, Acting, Drawing, Speaking other languages, Spending time with family.
Languages: French - English - Spanish (indermediate level) - Finnish (basis)
Delivery and Support Manager
Responsible for partn...
Responsible for partnering with new and existing North American clients to deploy and maintain Ariane's check-in and check-out solutions.
He likesPhotography, Running and Hiking, Reading, Traveling, Visiting Museums, Going to Baseball Games, Music (Playing and Listening), Spending Time with Family and Friends
Responsible for Ariane North Ameri...
Responsible for Ariane North America hardware and software support.
He likesSports, Cars, Travel, Technology
Languages: English, Korean
Sales Admin & Office Manager
Oversees accounting, ...
Oversees accounting, sales admin, and office management.
She likesTime with family and friends, my siberian husky, traveling, sports, trying new foods, beach, adventures
Technical Manager Germany
Installation and Support for Ar...
Installation and Support for Ariane Allegro Products
Languages: Deutsch, English
Technical Manager Ariane Iberica
Responsible for technica...
Responsible for technical department in Spain
Javier has extensive experience in technical departments, control and verification of the components and the final product.Maintenance of clients and support in sales are other qualities.
He likesTennis, skate, bycicle, travel
Customer Support Manager
Responsible for the Support Team ...
Responsible for the Support Team
He works on the maintenance of Ariane solutions, analysis of the workings of solutions and also to the improvement of the diagnostic process for the Support France.
Sales Administration Assistant
Sales administration, cust...
Sales administration, customer services, office management
Languages:Italian, English, French
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