Marc Touitou is the CIO of San Francisco. Touitou has more than 30 years of experience in the private sector. The multilingual IT chief was previously the senior vice president and CIO of Netherlands-based semiconductor developer ASML. During his first 30 days as CIO, Touitou created a project management office for IT.
An accomplished change leader, Mr Touitou was CIO at ASML semiconductors from 2002 to 2011 with global responsibilities for all aspects of I.T. During his tenure he oversaw about 500 core technologists and consultants. Achievements included numerous business process improvements as well as total Infrastructure modernization, Architecture redesign and Global PMO creation (Program Management Center of Excellence).
Prior to joining ASML at the end of 2002, Mr. Touitou was with Rohm and Haas a specialty chemical company since acquired by Dow Chemical. Marc had started with Rohm and Haas in 1986 in Paris and held positions of increasing responsibilities leading to his transfer to Philadelphia in 1993. Marc then became the company Global Technology Director and later accepted the coatings business CIO position which he held till the end of 2002.