Head of Licensing
Harold Barrault has been appointed Licensing Director with Orange Group in 2017. He is attached to the Intellectual Property & Licensing department, which is a fully integrated business unit covering patents and licensing activities including legal and litigations issues. The licensing activities cover patents and software. Harold has a business, marketing and information technology background. He was previously in charge of innovation for some of the Orange affiliates, including Spain, England and Romania. Graduated from the French Institute CNAM with a Bachelor degree in Computer Science, he worked for information technology and telco companies of all sizes, with a focus on software. He held variety of positions, from technical expertise to large project management, product marketing, business development and managing director. He has an extensive international experience spanning over +20 years, including expatriation in the Silicon Valley, Madagascar and Poland. He co-created a successful start-up in 2007, Refresh IT Solutions, that is still running.