Capgemini Targets Media Sector with Top Appointment

| Press release

Capgemini UK plc has appointed Ari Iso-Rautio to the post of Vice President for Media Consulting, effective immediately.

He has headed the company’s Media Consulting team within the Telecom Media and Entertainment (TME) industry practice for the past year, leading a team of dedicated consultants. His promotion to VP reflects his outstanding success in winning new business and delivering significant strategy and transformation programmes to the satisfaction of key UK and international clients, including household names in the world of media and entertainment.

The appointment reinforces Capgemini’s dedication to meeting the needs of both media clients and telecom companies as content and services converge, requiring fresh insight and new strategic responses from all players.

Ari Iso-Rautio said: ‘The media industry sees a continuous flow of new issues and challenges to be met as media consumption changes, technology advances and competition for audience share and revenue increases. We are committed to helping players from across the telecom, media and entertainment value chain adapt and win in the convergence era, through our deep understanding of these challenges, alongside solid industry experience.’

Ari Iso-Rautio has worked in strategy consultancy for the Capgemini Group since 1995, gaining experience in Europe and the USA where, based in Boston, he worked for clients in the new media and publishing sectors. He holds a Masters degree from the Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration in his native Finland.

About Capgemini

Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working - the Collaborative Business Experience - and through a global delivery model called Rightshore®, which aims to offer the right resources in the right location at competitive cost. Present in 36 countries, Capgemini reported 2007 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion and employs over 83,000 people worldwide.

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