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Xavier Watine

Xavier Watine - Centralien trilingue - Innovation, Stratégie, Product Development

36 ans


11 years of experience across innovation projects in technical fields, business & consulting. Creative thinker and resilient problem solver with proven ability to lead projects, influence decisions, manage and align cross-functional teams.
Expertise in strategy, data monetization, financial modeling, automobile & mobility, corporate innovation (venturing, open innovation, innovation strategy).

Expériences professionnelles

Senior manager - practice tech


De Septembre 2019 à Aujourd'hui

Digital business strategy - manager consultant

IBM IX , Bois-colombes

De Janvier 2018 à Septembre 2019

✓ Paving the way towards Digital Reinvention, integrated way of crafting strategy and technology roadmaps
✓ Drafting and presenting commercial proposals in the Industrial sector, managing strategy delivery
engagement and coherence with further technology solutions
✓ Broad knowledge of cutting edge technologies such as cognitive computing (AI), blockchain, RPA and advanced analytics

Imd mba projects - strategy & innovation

IMD , Lausanne

De Janvier 2015 à Décembre 2015

✓ Start-up project: High precision drones control system for entertainment industry
¤ Analysis of the industries at play & accelerated market and product focus for a real start-up;
¤ Cost and contracts advice backed with a modular financial model.

✓ Personal project: Start-up accelerators in Europe, ecosystem and best practices
¤ Interviews of accelerators directors and desk research in order to map business models, special interest in best practices of collaboration between accelerators and corporates

✓ International Consulting Project: Brazilian ethanol agribusiness company midterm strategy
¤ Industry analysis with 20+ interviews of industry experts;
¤ Company valuation with MonteCarlo analysis; Investments proposals for a 3-7y horizon with risk analysis;
¤ Organizational structure proposal to address talent acquisition challenges.

Engine energy optimization engineer

PSA Groupe , La garenne colombes

De Juin 2012 à Mai 2014

Engine design technical leader for stop&start function

PSA Groupe , La garenne colombes

De Janvier 2009 à Juin 2012

Formations complémentaires

General Management MBA

Strategy, Innovation & Leadership

2015 à 2016


Top-ranked MBA focused on leadership development and general management. Highly international program, with more than 40 nationalities represented in the 90-participant class. Challenging and intensive curriculum, covering the equivalent content of a 2-year program in 11-months. Learning approach focused on hands-on, real-world experiences, including interaction with senior executives and extensive project work with businesses at different levels of maturity.

Powertrain Engineering

IFP School (ENSPM) - Automobile, Moteurs, Véhicules Hybrides

2007 à 2008

Powertrain Engineering

Parcours officiels

Ecole Centrale Paris – Ingénieur – Mécanique, Aéronautique, Energie – 2007


Allemand - Notions

Anglais - Courant

Espagnol - Langue maternelle

Portugais - Technique

Français - Langue maternelle


Construction moteurs automobiles
Moteurs à combustion interne
Management de l'innovation
Stratégie d'entreprise, conseil
Cross-functional Team Leadership
Team Leadership
Product Development