Maxime Lenoir

Expert in Datacenters


Maxime Lenoir is an expert of the cloud market and has gained an extensive industrial and market knowledge over more than 15 years in this industry.

Since 2019, Maxime is:
•    The general manager of a French Cloud Service Provider (XL Datacenter).
•    The general manager a consulting firm specialized in Cloud deployment and IT hosting (Hub Datacenter).

In 2006, Maxime started his career at ABB where he worked as Business Manager and then Project Manager on Cloud deployment. Then, from 2011 to 2019, he has been project manager at APL Datacenter, a French consulting firm specialized in Cloud deployment and IT hosting.

•    Expert in hosting strategy
•    Setting up Datacenter projects

Selected references:
•    Market research on Housing and Cloud datacenters – Market research study. 50 interviews were conducted, mainly with IT managers of public players: hospitals, universities, departmental and regional councils, etc. and also with providers in the accommodation sector; mapping of housing data centers in France, Cloud players; highlighting the main areas of intervention. Client: French Investor.
•    Creation of a shared datacenter – Hosting offer / Service catalogue – Project director. Technical, operational, legal and financial. From market study up to strategic orientation. Client: Regional Collectivity.
•    Rationalization of datacenters – IT Cloud Hosting Strategy – Project management. Implementation of hosting rationalization with 3 expert skills: data centers, IT storage and server infrastructures, network. Client: Local collectivity.