Olivier Lacour

Senior Director of Design
Cisco SP Video Technology Group

He leads the studio design team which operates globally out of its base in Paris, France.

With the aim of revolutionizing the way we wath tv, Olivier’s team developed the multi-award winning snowflake user interface. Offering a unique, yet simple and seamless user experience, snowflake has received several honors and awards including Red Dot product design, special award for innovative interface design from strategies magazine, Promax bda world, csi awards, ims, janus and more...
 
Its ability to leverage branding, marketing and business strategy has made snowflake the ui of choice for service providers accross the eu and us, including zon, sfr, liberty global and most recently, cox, whose ipad application launched at ces 2013.
 
We don’t watch tv any more, but we leave an experience.

Prior to join nds, olivier spent 9 years at gedeon communication as tv show director and web/broadcast design director for a large number of french and worldwide tv channels.
 
Olivier graduated from isg business school with a degree in strategy and marketing.