Dassault Systèmes Names Alice Steenland Chief Sustainability Officer

  • Newly created CSO role will lead company’s efforts to further embed social and environmental sustainability into its technologies
  • Dassault Systèmes strengthens its mission to harmonize product, nature, life

 

VELIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 16, 2020Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) today announced that Alice Steenland, 45, has been named Chief Sustainability Officer. In this newly created role, she will lead the company’s efforts to further embed social and environmental sustainability into its 3DEXPERIENCE platform, which is already used by many of the world’s most sustainable companies to transform how they imagine, create and produce new experiences.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200316005269/en/

Dassault Systèmes Names Alice Steenland Chief Sustainability Officer (Photo: Dassault Systèmes)

Dassault Systèmes Names Alice Steenland Chief Sustainability Officer (Photo: Dassault Systèmes)

“Harmonizing product, nature and life lies at the heart of the industry of the 21st century. It is the primary driver of innovation and the key to sustainable enterprise in all sectors of the economy. We want to help businesses and people live in this new world by offering customers what they value most – a sustainable outcome. Alice’s vast experience will help provide the vision, know-how and leadership to further this commitment,” said Florence Verzelen, Executive Vice President, Industry, Marketing, Global Affairs, Workforce of the Future, Dassault Systèmes.

Alice Steenland brings over 20 years of experience and a broad systems perspective to Dassault Systèmes, having held full-time or advisory positions in large multinationals, non-governmental organizations, ratings agencies, consulting firms, academia, startups and multilaterals, working in both the U.S. and Europe on projects with global impact. She was the founding Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer at AXA Group, where she helped the company rise to a leading position in global sustainability rankings, thanks in part to a pioneering responsible investment strategy including the landmark decision to divest from coal and, later, tobacco. Prior to joining AXA, she led the investor research arm of Vigeo, which is now a subsidiary of Moody’s, worked in the business consulting unit of Arthur Andersen, and acted as an independent consultant in the field of strategic planning for Save the Children USA.

She currently serves as a board member of ShareAction, a lecturer at Ecole Polytechnique in France and an advisory committee member at the Yale School of Management, the impact fund Giant Ventures, and the leading French sustainability think tank IDDRI. Alice Steenland received her bachelor’s degree in human biology from Stanford University and an MBA from the Yale School of Management.

“I am delighted to join Dassault Systèmes at this point in history. Right now there is an urgent need to dramatically transform the way the world produces and consumes goods into a more sustainable model,” said Alice Steenland. “Dassault Systèmes’ technologies are already at the center of this transformation, with more than 270,000 customers in 140 countries. As the company focuses on almost all sectors of the economy - the life sciences and healthcare, cities and infrastructure, and manufacturing sectors - the potential for impact is incredible.”

Social media:

Share this on Twitter: .@Dassault3DS names @AKSParis Chief Sustainability Officer #3DEXPERIENCE #CSR

Connect with Dassault Systèmes on Twitter Facebook LinkedIn YouTube

For more information:

Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform, 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions: http://www.3ds.com

About Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, is a catalyst for human progress. We provide business and people with collaborative 3D virtual environments to imagine sustainable innovations. By creating virtual experience twins of the real world with our 3DEXPERIENCE platform and applications, our customers push the boundaries of innovation, learning and production. Dassault Systèmes brings value to more than 270,000 customers of all sizes, in all industries, in more than 140 countries. For more information, visit www.3ds.com

3DEXPERIENCE, the Compass icon, the 3DS logo, CATIA, BIOVIA, GEOVIA, SOLIDWORKS, 3DVIA, ENOVIA, EXALEAD, NETVIBES, MEDIDATA, CENTRIC PLM, 3DEXCITE, SIMULIA, DELMIA, and IFWE are commercial trademarks or registered trademarks of Dassault Systèmes, a French “société européenne” (Versailles Commercial Register # B 322 306 440), or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries.



Contact:

Dassault Systèmes Press Contacts
Corporate / France
Arnaud MALHERBE
Email Contact
+33 (0)1 61 62 87 73

North America
Suzanne MORAN
Email Contact
+1 (781) 810 3774

China
Grace MU
Email Contact
+86 10 6536 2288

India
Santanu BHATTACHARYA
Email Contact
+91 124 457 7111

Japan
Yukiko SATO
Email Contact
+81 3 4321 3841

Korea
Hyunkyung CHAE
Email Contact
+82 2 3271 6653

AP South
Pallavi MISRA
Email Contact
+65 9437 0714




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Featured Video
Latest Blog Posts
Alex Carrick, Chief Economist at ConstructConnectThe AEC Lens
by Alex Carrick, Chief Economist at ConstructConnect
Notes from the Trenches (9)
Jobs
Geographic Information System Analyst II for State of Idaho at Boise, Idaho
GIS Analyst #14713 for State of Missouri at Jefferson City,, Missouri
Upcoming Events
SYMPOSIUM 2020 at ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany - May 13 - 12, 2020
BUILDINGSNY -postponed June 17-18, 2020 at Javits Center New York City NY - Jun 17 - 18, 2020
Urban Planning & Architectural Design for Sustainable Development – 5th Edition at Rome,Italy Roma Tre University Rome Italy - Jul 7 - 9, 2020
Cities’ Identity Through Architecture and Arts – 4th Edition at Rome,Italy Rome Italy - Jul 7 - 9, 2020
Kenesto: 30 day trial
Bentley: Livestream On Demand



© 2020 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise