WE ARE TOFANE
Be the communications solutions provider that operators and digital players worldwide choose to build their future.
Tofane Global is the provider of communications solutions enabling operators and digital players worldwide with their core strategies, performance, and transformation.
Acquire. Consolidate. Lead.
Carve-out the non-core International Carrier business of telecom operators and integrate, boosting performance through economy of scale. With generated cash-flow, Tofane invests in new services and assets to strengthen and grow as a global digital leader. Tofane Global represents a group with USD $1+ billion in revenues, delivering over 30 billion minutes in 2017, present in 20 countries, and serving over 1,000 operators.
Tofane Global has 20 years of IP experience, pioneering VoIP interoperability, and holding 28 patents protecting innovation across VoIP, Routing Management, VoLTE, Roaming, and Fraud Prevention. The acquisition of iBASIS was recognized as the “Best Innovative Acquisition” at the 2019 Global Carrier Community Awards. New landmark patents in IoT by iBASIS, Powered by Tofane, show the group’s dedication to innovation as a necessary differentiator.
Scale, coverage, and speed
Demand for international communication services is growing worldwide, driven by Mobile Handsets for quantity, Internet Video for volume, and Business Applications for latency. Tofane Global is addressing the $46+ billion international voice, data, and mobile carrier market by providing access to larger markets, offering economies of scale, and enhancing service quality to help telcos, MNOs and digital players perform and transform in the digital era.
Alexandre holds a 25-year track record in the US, France and Morocco in C-suite positions. He was CEO at Orange International Carriers and in management positions with V. Bolloré and telecoms.
Alexandre created and chaired the ITW Founders’ council of top 25 carriers. He has a MSc from ESCP Europe and an MBA from NYU Stern Business School.
Nicolas has a demonstrated history in the plastics, technology consulting, and media industries. As CFO, his finance skills carry across Management, Business Strategy, Finance, Financial Analysis, and Strategy.
Nicolas studied civil engineering at EPFL (École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne) and later finance and strategy at HEC Lausanne.
Patrick brings 25 years of experience in wholesale, having held C-suite positions in mobile business, marketing and innovation. He was SVP marketing and product management at Bics and served as senior consultant for Mobile Ecosystems at PCCW Global.
Patrick holds degrees in Civil Engineering in Computer Science from University of Liège and Marketing Studies at INSEAD.
With 20 years of experience, Nicolas has extensive knowledge of domestic and international wholesale voice and roaming, as well as a strong track record in M&A and change management.
Nicolas graduated from both the University of Paris Dauphine and La Sorbonne.
Marc brings to the Tofane team his financial experience developed though over 14 years in Technology, Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking at Merrill Lynch.
His understanding of investment banking, capital markets, financial modeling, and valuations speaks to his hold on the intricacies of mergers and acquisitions, a key focus for Tofane Global.
Céline has 25 years of experience in digital transformation and the international telecom industry. She has held senior positions in strategy, product management, product marketing and sales at Teleglobe and Tata Communications.
Céline holds an Engineering degree from Ecole Polytechnique and an MBA from HEC Montreal.
Paul has a strong expertise as a Global HR leader. Formerly, he held several positions as HR leader in different business areas but always in an international environment. His last experience was within Axway Softaware (A 2000 employees Software editor) based in Phoenix AZ where his main task was to create an HR team that will sustain the company growth. Paul holds both an MSG and an MBA from the University of Paris: Panthéon-Sorbonne.