MASA Group is a leading international provider of advanced software solutions, Artificial Intelligence technologies and applied research.

Customers in more than 17 countries trust MASA and its products when training Commanders and high-level decision makers to be prepared for the future.

Its flagship product, MASA SWORD, is a commercial off­-the-­shelf (COTS) solution developed in close relation with armies worldwide for their specific training needs. SWORD is an aggregated and automated constructive simulation with several use cases for both armies and large system integrators in the Defense industry. It is mostly used for training and analysis purposes.

Derived from SWORD, MASA SYNERGY is a high-­level decision support system used by public and private organizations to prepare and train their senior staff and officials for the management of planned and unplanned crisis and disaster response situations.

Headquartered in Paris (France), MASA relies on an international network of partners (system integrators, OEM software and hardware vendors) to address its customers’ needs locally and offers a broad range of professional services.

As an innovative and state-­of­-the-­art software provider, MASA recruits from prestigious computer­-science, mathematics, and engineering graduate schools as well as from a large pool of military experts, both in France and worldwide.

Today, MASA counts over 50 employees, mostly:

  • Algorithm engineers and behavioral models experts
  • Project and product managers
  • Business consultants and sales representatives
  • Subject matter experts
  • Senior and junior developers

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Management Team

Management-Team-David-ChouraquiDavid Chouraqui, President and CEO

Appointed as MASA’s President and CEO in April 2016, David is also Deputy Managing Director of Talis, an investment group, and manages several of its subsidiaries.
Specialized in competitiveness programs, sales performance, and customer relations, he has directed many services groups at an international level. David holds degrees from Sciences Politiques and the ESCP Europe Business School.

Management-Team-Juan-RemiRémi Gilet, Vice-­President France

Rémi arrived at MASA in 2002, first as Manager of the SCIPIO project, then as Chief Operating Officer in charge of simulation projects. He is now in charge of the French­-speaking markets.
Rémi holds an Engineering degree in Mechanics.


Management-Team-EnricoEnrico Raue, New Markets & Sales Manager

Enrico Raue has been in charge of sales development in new geographical markets at MASA since 2011. He currently leads MASA’s efforts to extend the reach of its products both directly to end­-users and through the development of other distribution channels worldwide, such as local and regional Value­-Added Resellers, as well as OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) system integrators. Enrico is a mechanical engineer and has considerable experience in the simulation industry and the ecosystem of virtual simulation solutions as well as the design & manufacturing of simulation systems.

Management-Team-AminaAmina Oulebsir, Human Resources & Operations Manager

Amina joined MASA Group in 1998 as an Executive Assistant. Amina quickly extended her scope of responsibilities to become Office Manager, then Human Resources Manager, to finally hold her current position which includes overseeing Human Resources, procurement, office resources & infrastructure, as well as a broad range of daily operations ­related topics. Born in Algeria, Amina also brings to the company an international background with a deep understanding of human and multi­cultural relationships. ­

Management-Team-YannYann Prudent, Chief Technology Officer

Yann joined MASA Group in 2011 as Quality Manager and then extended his scope of responsibilities to manage the scientific and technological issues within the organization. Earlier in his career he worked at EMC Computer in the field of intelligent document recognition where he was the author of a patent on document classification. He received a Ph.D. in computer sciences from the “Institut National des Sciences Appliquées” (INSA) of Rouen, in 2006.


Marco Blasich, Head of Engineering and Professional Services

Marco arrived at MASA in 2011, and is responsible for engineering, professional services and project deliveries within MASA Group. He also develops business in North America and Brazil.
Born in Italy, Marco has a diverse project management experience as well as a wide international background. ­



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