The team comprises highly qualified consultants involved in the fields of Optics, Photonics, Sensor, material engineering, Instrumentation. They offer both a high level of scientific knowledge and solid experience of marketing and project management.

Benoît d’Humières, Partner, Strategy consulting, Administrative Management

Tel: +33 6 74 64 52 21 – Email: bdhumieres(at)


Benoît d’Humières graduated in Physics and Chemistry from the ESPCI-Paristech and the University P. & M. Curie of Paris. He is an expert in Optics, Electronics and Instrumentation for industrial and research applications.
In 1991, after some years of research at the University of Florida, he became an innovation consultant. He has run many marketing and technological studies for companies of any size and Research institutions.
Benoît teaches also the marketing of photonic technologies at the Institut d’optique-Graduate School (Palaiseau, France).

Dr. Thierry Robin, PhD, Partner, Product features definition

Tel: +33 6 48 08 63 32 – Email: trobin(at)

Thierry Robin has run more than fifty projects in optics and photonics with prominent players in diverse sectors: defense and security (EADS, Thales, Sagem, …), medical optics (Essilor), materials (Saint-Gobain, Solvay), industry (Reckitt-Benckiser, Schlumberger, …), lighting (Erco, SMEs, …).
As founder of TEMATYS and Partner, he is an expert in optical devices, components and systems (optronics, lasers, sensors, LED, …) for industrial and military applications.
Thierry graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, France and received his PhD from the Physics Laboratory of Ecole Polytechnique.


Jacques Cochard, Partner, Technology transfer & Research valorization

Tel: +33 6 89 37 57 88 – Email: jcochard(at)


After a degree received from the Ecole des Mines of Nancy (France), he started his career as a consultant for the European Commission.
In 2000, he joined OPTICSVALLEY, the photonics cluster of Paris as Project Manager. In 2004, he became Senior consultant at TYKYA before being one of the founder of TEMATYS.
Jacques has run more than 70 marketing and technological studies for photonics companies (Cilas, Genoptics / JobinYvon Horiba…), photonics clusters and R&D laboratories (CEA, CNRS, Paris VI Pierre & Maris Curie, GeorgiaTech, Institute of telecom Paris…). Jacques has published more than 20 articles in business press dedicated to laser and photonics (laser focus world, Biophotonics, Optik & Photonik…)

Dominique Bonnisseau, Associate-Partner, Business Development & Operational Sales

Tel: +33 6 48 41 64 00 – Email: dbonnisseau(at)

After some years in technical developments of innovative products, he became international business development or sales director for large companies, SME and start up.

Since 2011, Dominique develops the business of several companies in the field of microelectronic, infrared sensors, MEMS, laser components and systems, optical fiber and nanotechnology. The main territories covered by Dominique are : China, Japan, Korea, North of Europe, USA and Canada.

Dominique graduated from the I.S.E.P. engineering school, Paris, France and received his PhD in Physics from the Fundamental Research Laboratory (French Atomic Agency, CEA) & Grenoble University (France).

Jacek Kulakowski, Analyst, Report Production Manager

Tel: +33 7 54 36 84 54 – Email: jkulakowski(at)

He acquired a Master of Science in Physics from Warsaw University of Technology (major Photonics). During his studies he made an exchange programme at Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany.

He started his professional career from joining VIGO System – the leading manufacturer of photon infrared detectors – where he was responsible for supporting the customers and salesmen in the application knowledge. He is managing the production and sales of TEMATYS’ reports.