A France-born electrical engineer, Emmanuel has worked for Tait Communications in New Zealand for more than 20 years.
A graduate of Toulouose’s ENSEEIHT, Emmanuel worked in Europe for Thales and then Nortel Networks before moving to the Tait Communications international engineering and manufacturing base in Christchurch, New Zealand in 2001.
Emmanuel joined Tait as Project Architect for the development of a new line of software-defined base stations. From leading teams and development projects, Emmanuel was promoted to head the company’s Software Infrastructure Group and later to Software Engineering Manager in 2011.
Emmanuel went on to hold the role of Engineering Manager and then Vice President of Engineering. Having built significant experience in manufacturing processes and overcoming significant international supply chain challenges in the past 2 years, Emmanuel was appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2021.