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Worldline announces the appointment of Eric Heurtaux as Chief Financial Officer

Worldline announces the appointment of Eric Heurtaux as Chief Financial Officer

Bezons, 20 October 2016 - Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, today announced the appointment of Eric Heurtaux as Chief Financial Officer, effective December 1st. He will be replacing Bruno Vaffier who, after 15 years within the Group, has decided to start a new professional challenge in another company at the same date.

Eric Heurtaux will oversee the company's finance and accounting organizations and will also be in charge of the TEAM efficiency program alongside the IT and purchasing departments.

Eric Heurtaux will join Worldline from Atos Big Data & Security (BDS), a 650 million € + global business, where he was Chief Financial Officer. He was responsible for strategic and financial planning, financial controlling and reporting, internal control, tax & corporate development.

For more than 12 years within Atos, he held several positions throughout the Group among which driving the Group TOP program, enhancing Atos operational performance and conducting the integration of acquired companies in Atos, in particular Bull.

Eric Heurtaux, born in 1976, is a graduate from Ecole des Mines de Paris and holds a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD. He began his carrier at the Boston Consulting Group.

About Worldline

Worldline [Euronext: WLN] is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. Worldline delivers new-generation services, enabling its customers to offer smooth and innovative solutions to the end consumer. Key actor for B2B2C industries, with over 40 years of experience, Worldline supports and contributes to the success of all businesses and administrative services in a perpetually evolving market. Worldline offers a unique and flexible business model built around a global and growing portfolio, thus enabling end-to-end support. Worldline activities are organized around three axes: Merchant Services & Terminals, Mobility & e-Transactional Services, Financial Processing & Software Licensing including equensWorldline. Worldline employs more than 8,600 people worldwide, with estimated revenue of circa 1.5 billion euros on a yearly basis. Worldline is an Atos company. worldline.com

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