Benoit Joly

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer - Connected, Mobility, Autonomous Services

Groupe Renault

Benoit Joly is building on over 20 years’ experience in developing business within the Telecom and High-Tech industry.
He started at MCI WorldCom, responsible for the European portfolio of IP network solutions. Joining Technicolor in 2002, he helped create the Company’s VoIP devices strategy, before leading by 2004 marketing and pre-sales for its world’s leading IPTV and Mobile TV solution.
He was then VP Digital Home Solutions, in charge of the company’s Digital Home portfolio for broadband, cable and telecom operators.
Appointed SVP of Technicolor Marketing, he managed the Connected Home Division’s marketing activities between 2010 and 2016, and did oversee in addition the overall Group marketing plans between 2010 and 2013.
Since 2013, he has been developing an innovative Digital Life solution that addresses the fast-growing IOT market opportunity, and received the prestigious CES Innovation Award in 2015.
He joined Groupe Renault in 2016, in charge of Sales & Marketing for Connectivity, Mobility and Autonomous Services, also contributing to the Alliance Ventures funds that oversees Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi’s investments into innovative startups.
Benoit has a Master's Degree in Network and IT Engineering from E.S.I.E.E and a MBA from E.S.S.E.C, majored in Strategy and Marketing.