Michael Gentle is an international CRM consultant based in Paris. He has been managing CRM, sales and marketing projects since 1993, from strategy through to delivery, and has witnessed both multi-million-dollar failures and spectacular successes.
Michael Gentle has extensive international experience across Europe, the United States, Canada and Asia Pacific, and has worked at major companies such as Apple Computer, GlaxoSmithKline, Cegetel, Worldcom International and the Bank of Tokyo. He has been a regular guest columnist in the computer press for the past 10 years, both in the United States (Computerworld, iSeries NEWS) and in France (01 Informatique). He has a degree in mechanical engineering, with further studies in aerospace and computer science.