Pierre Derome is Scality’s VP of Engineering, managing software development worldwide. Based in Paris, he’s been leading global web, IT, and technical teams for 20 years. Prior to Scality, he was CTO and CIO at BetClic Everest Group, the international leader of online gambling, managing a diverse team of more than 140 engineers developing responsive features, building out infrastructure, and ensuring compliance.
Pierre has driven technical strategy and execution at European ISPs including T-Online and Kertel. He has a long track record of leading teams from many backgrounds and cultures, as well as bringing transparency to complex technical organizations.
Pierre began his career at Nortel Networks in his native Canada. He received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal and was a CRSNG research scholar.
“I’m thrilled to be at the hottest startup for software engineers in Paris.”
An avid distance runner and extreme skier, Pierre has completed three marathons and is aiming at skiing Mont-Blanc (both uphill and down!). He lives in Paris.