Philippe Balch

Paris-Saclay, France
Software Engineer


Philippe Balch received his Engineering diploma in 2001 and after working several years in the Silicon Valley for IBM Almaden Research Center he joined Alcatel-Lucent in France and actively contributed to the deployment of 2,5G, 3G, 4G and messaging and video applications around the world.

With experience in product development, project management and consulting, Philippe explores new technologies, design concepts, builds prototypes and uses the learnings to drive technology recommendations, standardization and patents as part of Nokia Advanced Technology Group. Data ethics, post-quantum security, and privacy-preserving technologies will reshape how telco operators and vendors store, process, and cooperate over data. Philippe leads the research and evaluation of privacy-preserving technologies and associated business models for the industry.