Title by Pedro Gairifo Santos

Safari, the world’s most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

Find the exact information you need to solve a problem on the fly, or go deeper to master the technologies and skills you need to succeed

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

O'Reilly logo

Image

Bernard LiautaudBusiness Objects

Business Objects, a French enterprise software company, was founded in 1990 by Bernard Liautaud and acquired by SAP AG in 2007 for $6.8 billion. Bernard was the CEO and Chairman of Business Objects from 1990 until 2005, leading the company from zero to a multi billion dollar valuation. In 1994, Business Objects became the first French company to go public on NASDAQ.

Today, Bernard remains an SAP Board member and is a partner at Balderton Capital, the leading European venture capital firm with $1.9 billion assets under management. The firm has invested in some of Europe's most successful technology companies including, ...

Find the exact information you need to solve a problem on the fly, or go deeper to master the technologies and skills you need to succeed

Start Free Trial

No credit card required