BiographyJohn Renard joined Cyient in 2000. He currently serves as President, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), and as the head of the Portfolio business unit. In this role, he is responsible for developing and growing Cyient's industrial business, as well as maintaining the organizations leadership position in geospatial.
Previously, he served as geography and sales head for the EMEA and India regions. Before that, he managed the worldwide business operations for the Utilities, Telecom, and Data Transformation, and Analytics business units.
John first served as Managing Director of Infotech Enterprises Europe Ltd. He led the European operations for six years before transitioning to his current role. With over 25 years of IT, geospatial, and data engineering experience, he now specializes in financial management, strategy, business leadership, and global outsourcing.
Prior to Cyient, John ran his consulting practice in France, working with companies such as Andersen Consulting, La Poste, and Total (oil and gas exploration and production). In this capacity, he engaged with clients to deliver decision support applications and data-driven analysis.
John lives in London and has a Master's degree in geography and management studies from the University of Cambridge.