Jean-Louis Liévin is the CEO of ideXlab, a software and consulting company dedicated to Open Innovation.
Before co-founding ideXlab, Jean-Louis was Director of Research and Innovation for British Telecom.
He is passionate about open innovation, change management and technology transfer and has served in France, Germany, England and the United States. During his career, he has successfully fabricated a world record breaking bipolar transistor, became a pioneer in mobile networks and telephones, co-designed the first smartphone and run multiple successful technology transfers in the telecom industry.
He has a PhD in Physics from the University of Orsay, an Engineering degree from the Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble and a masters degree in economics from the University of Paris Panthéon Sorbonne.