Olivier GrimbertProduct designer


Duality «Art-Sciences» : life is structure, art and spirituality

Conciliate, associate these opposites and areas together

Creativity, originality, flexibility, precision, versatility 



Our prestations are at that convergence.

Olivier Grimbert was born in a musical cultural environment from his father, an orchestra conductor, being a musician himself - opera singer, piano, and organ.

At the same time, he participated in the creation of the world of personal computers from the age of 18, in micro-computers, products, and machines: creating hardware, OS, and languages​​,... He then devoted in a "product designer" which led him to design many electronic and software products with a great reputation for their concern with ergonomics, UI, UX, safety, and creativity. Its catalog includes more than thirty products, including management tools in 4D such as CONCERTo, Mahal, Eko Fyo, Orem, periArt. He works regularly with Les Ateliers and VIA with the products of young talented designers. He taught ergonomics at this same ENSCI (1984-2007).

We will never be simple performers, but we will be trusty interlocutors so that your projects are of the highest quality possible: our intelligence and creativity are at your disposal to reach, at last, you and us as winners.

Protée sarl is the production tool of Olivier Grimbert, who is the creator and CTO. His professional and creative journey makes this company present in a variety of industries, to satisfy the demand of our prestigious clients.


  • Consulting: Agile Scrum, Mind mapping, Mockups, Test Driven Development, Unit Test, User Interface Inception and conception.
  • Design produit : teacher during 25 years for ergonomics at ENSCI. User interface, functional ergonomic, use scenario...
  • Multimedia: web site in Joomla!, inDesign, PAO, documentation, packaging, localisation
  • Management tools: Expert in management tools and databases, and deployment. Analyse and conception, specific or vertical solutions business. Databases in 4D RAD.
  • Software: most of the languages. Author of a multitasks kernel «Nogo» (embedded software) for the Hitachi SH.
  • Electronic: project delivery «turnkey», often with the use of Nogo, technical, hardware, software, prototypes, production and series.
  • Indian culture : very good understanding of South India and its culture, and how to work there. He worked as a CPO (Chief Process Officer at Cloudmatters, Chennai, and for an Architect consulting at Bangalore. He speaks and write Tamil.
  • Music: Piano and theory teacher - Awakening music for small - high skills in theory.