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About Capgemini

With more than 120,000 people in 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2011 global revenues of EUR 9.7 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want.

A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.

With EUR 670 million revenue in 2011 and 8,400 dedicated consultants engaged in Utilities projects across Europe, North & South America and Asia Pacific, Capgemini's Global Utilities Sector serves the business consulting and information technology needs of many of the world’s largest players of this industry.

Capgemini Consulting is the global strategy and transformation consulting organization of the Capgemini Group, specializing in advising and supporting enterprises in significant transformation, from innovative strategy to execution and with an unstinting focus on results. With the new digital economy creating significant disruptions and opportunities, our global team of over 3,600 talented individuals work with leading companies and governments to master Digital Transformation, drawing on our understanding of the digital economy and our leadership in business transformation and organizational change.

About Exane BNP Paribas

Founded in 1990, Exane is an investment company specializing in three businesses:

  • Cash Equities: Under the brand name Exane BNP Paribas, Exane provides institutional investors with research, sale and execution on European equities.
  • Equity Derivatives: Exane Derivatives has built a robust structured products franchise, based on its longstanding leadership in European convertible bonds and options.
  • Asset Management: Exane Asset Management is the leading long/short equity fund manager in France.
As a top-ten broker for European Equities, bolstered by the expansion of a strong platform in London, Exane BNP Paribas counts 110 analysts covering about 610 European stocks and work closely with an 90-strong sales and sales-trading team. Exane BNP Paribas serves more than 1,200 institutional investors worldwide from a base of ten offices (Paris, London, Brussels, Frankfurt, Geneva, Madrid, Milan, Stockholm, New York and Singapore).

Exane BNP Paribas's sound and balanced model is based on:

  • Quality research reputed for rigorous analysis and sector expertise.
  • A sales force close to our institutional clients and recognized for its stock-picking expertise.
  • A comprehensive range of execution services (high-touch sales trading, facilitation, electronic trading, program trading and ETF).

More information can be found on www.exane.com

About CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre

CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre is one of the leading business law firms in France. Its organisation based on the active assistance by specialist lawyers and its recognised know-how for over 85 years ensure that companies are provided with reliable and sound advice relating to their strategic and tactical decisions at national and international level.

CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre is a member of CMS, the organisation of ten major independent European law firms providing businesses with legal and tax services across Europe and beyond. Operating in 46 business centres around the world, CMS has over 750 partners, more than 2,800 legal and tax advisers and a total complement of over 5,000 staff.

CMS main member firms' offices and associated offices worldwide: Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Vienna, Zurich.

More information at info@cms-bfl.com and www.cms-bfl.com

About VaasaETT Global Energy Think-Tank

The VaasaETT Global Energy Think-Tank shares, develops and envisions best practice for the global Utilities industry through a network of thousands of senior executives, officials, researchers and other experts who are for the most part known and trusted personally. Value is provided to partners through the synergy of Interactive Forums and Collaborative Projects. The Think-Tank focuses broadly on strategic business, market, innovation and regulatory issues, and is world renowned for its expertise in fields such as Customer Psychology & Behaviour, Smart Metering and Demand Response.

More information at www.vaasaett.com