Benoit Marchant

Chief Experience Officer

Benoit Marchant is an entrepreneur, experienced software engineer and technological visionary. His work has been focused on bringing native-class user experience to web applications by improving how designers, developers and business stakeholders work together to create great products. Benoit brings more than 20 years of leadership in software and user experience to Kaazing, including 10+ years at Apple where his work was presented at MacWorld by Steve J‌obs. Benoit shipped Apple’s first AJAX Web application in 2001, helped to the launch of the iTunes Store, and led JavaScript development for Apple.com. Later, while at Motorola Mobility, he created the open-source Montage HTML5 Framework. Previously Benoit was CEO and Founder of Montage Studio inc, a VC-funded startup acquired by Kaazing, where with his team he created the first web-native App platform. He holds an MS in Computer Science and and is the inventor of 5 patents in client-side web technologies.