Gilles Thonet

Head of Information and Communication Technologies Standards, International Electrotechnical Commission

Gilles Thonet is the head of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) standards for the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). A technology executive with international experience in high tech industrial companies — including ABB, Eaton and Schneider Electric — Gilles has a PhD in Communication Technologies from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), and an MBA from Grenoble Graduate School of Business.