Cyrille Bataller is the European Director of Accenture Technology Labs, the dedicated technology Research & Development organization within Accenture, which has been turning bold ideas into game-changing results for over 20 years.

Based in Sophia Antipolis, France, Cyrille leads Accenture’s biometric R&D activities, supporting automated border clearance solutions at London’s airports, and large scale biometric identity management solutions such as US-VISIT and the European Commission’s Biometric Matching System.

Cyrille also oversees the Labs’ customer technology R&D activities to transform the way organizations reach, engage and serve their customers and citizens, for instance through the use of social media channels.

Cyrille holds an Electrical Engineering degree from the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications, Paris. He joined Accenture in 1993.