Management team

 

Ivalua’s management team is a collection of individuals with deep experience in procurement and enterprise technology at a global level. They each have different strengths, but together they bring a customer-focused, entrepreneurial spirit to Ivalua that has guided the company through 15 years of steady growth and innovation.

 

David Khuat-Duy

Founder & Corporate CEO
 

David founded Ivalua more than 15 years ago and assembled an executive team to set the foundations for best-in class software design, continuous sales growth and rigorous operations management. Those efforts have allowed Ivalua to be recognized by leading analysts as one of the top global spend management software vendors growing consistently and profitably for more than 15 years. A graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique with a Ph.D. in Mathematics, David started his career as an SAP consultant at Pricewaterhouse Coopers working on the architecture, design and implementation of ERP for international accounts.


 

Gérard Dahan

SVP Business EMEA
 

Gerard has Twenty years of sales achievement, business development and Marketing at High Tech companies like Intel, V-TECH, Olivetti, IBM and more specifically with Spend Management software vendors like Ariba and Bravo Solutions, where he acted as a Corporate Marketing Executive Gerard joined Ivalua in 2010 as CMO and launched several key outbound marketing programs worldwide to reach new markets. This highly contributed to strong growth of Ivalua bookings over the last 2 years.


Gilles Bismuth

Senior Vice President of Business Development
 

A graduate of the National Institut of Telecommunications (I.N.T), Gilles Bismuth worked as Information System’s Security Manager in a Banking corporation before joining a consulting company specialized in organisation & management as Sales Manager. He spent the 10 next years in an engineering & consulting company, as Managing Director before joining Ivalua to supervise business development.

Philippe Benmussa

SVP Professional Services EMEA
 

A graduate of the Saint Etienne School of Engineering, Philippe Benmussa has 10 years’ experience in the design and implementation of IT projects in complex, international settings. He spent 3 years in the United States designing and deploying high value add information systems for both the service sector and industrial firms. He joined Ivalua in 2005 to supervise the Production and Quality Assurance of the projects and applications delivered.

Arnaud Khuat-Duy

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
 

A graduate of one of the Top Schools of Computer Engineering, Arnaud has extensive knowledge of Internet technologies, an area he has worked in for over 15 years. He began his career as a developer then as a project manager for a major IT Services company, and joined a Silicon Valley Company in the area of Object Databases in 2000. He later joined Ivalua, as CTO, building a scalable architecture for Ivalua Software, and managing the transition towards SaaS model to propose multilocation best-in class hosting solutions as well as on premise software options.


Dan Amzallag

CEO Ivalua Inc.
 

A graduate of one of the top European MBA schools, Dan spent 9 years as a director with Cap Gemini Group specializing in supply chain management leading global projects involving in-depth changes to processes, systems and organizations. In 2000, he founded a company operating the first global marketplace dedicated to the environmental industries. Dan joined Ivalua in 2002 as a key executive in charge of marketing and business development, relocating to the US in 2011 to support Ivalua’s expansions in North and South America.

Steve Cobley

Sales Director at IVALUA UK