About us

We are a tech company


We love technology, that’s why we are good at it.

Our products and solutions are designed and engineered to meet the challenging requirements and high-quality standards of the Smart Device and Autonomous Vehicle sectors.

Our passion: developing the technologies that meet the needs of our clients and markets, while delivering exactly what is expected of them.

Our activities


We provide services ranging from full custom design and development of software and hardware solutions, to highly specialized and complex work assignments for our customers.

At the center of our operations, our R&D department develops products and IP blocks that serve to enable our customers in their targeted market segments.

Our clients are major players in the automotive, consumer and industrial sectors.

Our engagement: deliver the right solution


 How?  By following a proven method of work and, never giving up:


Leveraging our experience and diversified technical backgrounds allows us to perform an in-depth analysis that integrates end-market and ecosystem requirements, schedule and economic constraints, and the positioning of the products.


Based on the initial Analysis, we identify, develop, and optimize the solution required by the customer and the targeted segment. To achieve this, we innovate on purpose and we provide core IP blocks or embeddable solutions to speed up market launch.


We deliver on time, on budget and to meet the specifications.

The Team

Kimmo Vuorinen is Founder and President of eSoftThings. Prior to founding eSoftThings Kimmo worked over 20 years in various senior management positions in the field of mobile phones and wireless platforms. Kimmo holds a Ph.D. in engineering and has solid technical background combined with a strong business acumen.

Jean-Marie Rolland brings more than 30 years of experience to his role as CEO of eSoftThings. He has held senior operational leadership positions in large semiconductor companies such as IBM and STMicroelectronics, before leading high-tech companies ranging from start-ups to large international organizations.

Nicolas Guilbaud is co-founder and CTO of eSoftThings. He has held several technical leadership roles in firms in the semiconductor and wireless communications industries. His in-depth knowledge of both SW and HW enables him to keep eSoftThings at the forefront of the latest technologies and enables us to deliver the right solution to our customers.

Vincent Leduby is co-founder and director of eSoftThings Autonomous Vehicles Business Unit. He previously worked more than 20 years in management positions for international organizations in the field of mobile platforms and solutions. His solid technical background combined with his  strong focus on  customer engagement and relationships enable him to expand international operations.

Joao Risques brings more than 20 years of experience to his role as Director of eSoftThings Smart Devices Business Unit. Joao has held senior technical and business leadership positions in several fast-paced large semiconductor companies and startups. Joao’s solid business and technical background fuel his drive for disruptive technologies and business models.