About Anne Bouverot

Anne Bouverot is President of Morpho (Safran). She began her career as an IT project manager for Telmex in Mexico. In 1996, she joined Global One in the United States. She became Director of the Business Unit Equant IT Services in 2002. In 2004, she was appointed CEO of the Cabinet Director of Orange in the UK before taking up the post of Director of Mobile Services at France Telecom Orange. From 2011 to July 2015, she held the Director General functions of the GSMA, the global trade association for mobile operators. She holds a PhD in Computer Science (1991). You can follow her on Twitter @annebouverot.

Women and their right to identity

This is a guest post by Anne Bouverot, CEO of Morpho (Safran). We sometimes tend to forget that our identity is a precious commodity. Every day habits which go unnoticed – unlocking our telephone, paying with our bank card or using public transportation – are ways in which we express our legal identities. International Women’s Day offers us the opportunity to reflect upon what we may take for granted in some societies, unfortunately remains a privilege in others. Because possessing