is yours.

Our vision.

In the data economy, the upmost priority for your enterprise,  whatever its size, is to (re)acquire the full ownership, mastery, and governance of your data patrimony, to shape and secure your future business.

This is our conviction.

Our mission.

Your company engaging or operating a digital turn, we bring you the highest degree of agnostic technology and data management expertise on this journey.

But we take this opportunity to guide you in a smooth IT ecosystem transition, enabling you to have a full mastery upon your data patrimony and a total control on your data operations.

We then make it YOUR evergreening digital journey!

Founding principles.

  • Technology must be a commodity for you and unleash your business potential
  • Our customer is a long term partner we care of
  • We build to both last and adapt, targeting your quick business wins
  • Your evolution, not our revolution
  • Your legacy is a priority, because your richness and uniqueness
  • We are pragmatic not dogmatic
  • … And agnostic, not fanatic
  • Your business use cases drive, as well as your data operations
  • You deserve nothing but Excellence

Your data

As a company, your future relies on your capacity to better exploit, valorise and even monetise your data patrimony. But beforehand this patrimony must be built, under your control and aligned with your strategy around it.

Back to patrimony

A unique
360° approach
on enterprise

Data-Driven Digital Turn


We design, implement, deploy, and possibly operate for your company:

  • The most adapted digital ecosystem architecture(s)
  • The most adapted smart and fast data hub(s)

to capitalize NOW on whatever data you have or could have NOW

We build your verticals on your data


Expertise on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

« After four years of preparation and debate the GDPR was finally approved by the EU Parliament on 14 April 2016. It will enter in force 20 days after its publication in the EU Official Journal and will be directly application in all members states two years after this date. Enforcement date: 25 May 2018 – at which time those organizations in non-compliance will face heavy fines. 

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy. The key articles of the GDPR, as well as information on its business impact, can be found throughout this site. »

We are Certified GDPR Practitioners.
Experts on GDPR operational practices and compliant architectures.
Data Protection Officer profiles.
We propose DPO As a service

Technological & IT assessment for M&A

You are starting a selling or acquisition process and you’re looking for a neutral and expert due diligence, we lead and execute technological , data, and IT assessments of the concerned company(ies) or business with the constant perspective of your Return On Investment , operational efficiency and asset value.

CTO & DPO as A Service

We extend your organization

We bring you access to the highest expertise on the technology domains of concern for your master plan, your project, your use case, your MVP, your technology watch, your data security strategy and compliance vis-à-vis GDPR.

We deliver:

International/ Multi-industry / Advises because we implemented / Context Adaptation / Based on business wins & operational reality / Technology Agnosticism


  • SEED

Your company ≤ 10 employees and ≤ 5 Mio USD of annual revenue.
We provide Coaching, Low-scale Prototyping, Assessments, Program Tech Guidance.
When uDPO™ is chosen we provide a real DPO expertise to be compliant with GDPR.


Your company not Seed, ≤ 250 employees and ≤ 50 Mio USD of annual revenue.
We provide Tech Strategy, Prototyping, Assessments, Program Tech Guidance.
When uDPO™ is chosen we provide a real DPO expertise to be compliant with GDPR.

  • TREE

Your company > 250 employees and > 50 Mio USD of annual revenue.
We provide Tech Strategy, Prototyping, Assessment, Program Tech Guidance.
When uDPO™ is chosen we provide a real DPO expertise to be compliant with GDPR.

Data Operations As a Service.

Being already a recognized GDPR Data Processor for european and swiss companies, we can process partly or totally your data lifecycle on the most secured, reliable, and flexible tier-4 clouds, as an extension of your IT environments, tailored to sustain highly critical data operations, massive data and transaction volumes, ultra-low latency needs.
You choose your data boundaries …we make it a reliable, secure, compliant patrimony

  • IaaS and PaaS fully integrated and managed environments
  • High-speed connexions to the whole world
  • Hybrid/Mixed cloud possibilities
  • GDPR-enabling architecture and services
  • Real-time & multi-channel data contextualisation
  • Smart Data Hub concept inside
  • Cognitive layer
  • End-to-end data usage monitoring



Your new business models based on your data asset

  • You don’t know how to create a high value commercial or a marketplace on a possibly hybrid environment
  • You have to segregate sensitive data from the others, sometimes in a cross-border context
  • You want to propose new scores, key indicators, predictive analysis to your customers or partners
  • You want to be a trustful digital partner in your market
  • You want to create, manage, federate a marketplace
  • You want to cope with EU General Data Protection Regulation to comply, but to take a market advantage as well
  • You want to organise your data patrimony in the perspective to make it an intangible asset and value it on your Balance Sheet
  • You want to propose new operational models though a better use of your data



Make additional revenues

  • You’ve created a Datalake, but it’s poor or useless for business
  • You don’t know how to create a Datalake to strengthen business wins, and by the way do you really need one ?
  • The data you have to deal with for your day to day operations is uncomplete, unreliable, multi-redundant, subject to a lot of manual interventions
  • Billing process is way too lengthy due to a very long and painful process to get and validate information
  • Difficulty or impossibility to align non structured data from web, social, IOT with structured enterprise data, to generate leads, boost business development, better know your customer
  • Difficulty or impossibility to integrate new (digital) channels on top of legacy systems that you have to keep
  • You have to track in real-time transactions and analyse patterns
  • You have to warranty the data you deliver
  • You cannot grow or predict because your operations are highly depending on your partners/suppliers data quality

Our team.

TA is composed by highly talented and committed team players who really care about your operations and your success, and who are obsessed by your quick wins, durably validating the vision shaped with you.


    Expert in IT Architectures, Application Integration, Service-Oriented Operations, Banking IT ecosystems, Data Flow Management and Enterprise data-driven digital Transitions, GDPR EU regulation.

    James begins his professional career in 1985 with Rhône-Poulenc France. He joins Digital Equipment Corporation Europe in 1992 to take on the technical leadership of Human Resources management applications for the EMEA region. He then takes the direction of DEC EMEA Integration Technologies Expertise Center in Geneva and then pursues with Compaq in 1998 with EMEA eBusiness Expertise Center. In parallel he drives some development areas for some of these products in the USA.

    In 2003 and after two years as Director of Architecture and Integration for Temenos Group, he creates Crossing-Tech in and build a close partnership with HP, heading the Financial Services Industry strategy for Switzerland, and being HSBC Group Service Principal for 2 years.

    In 2010, James officially launches a new generation of intermediation platform « Connectivity Factory“ with Crossing-Tech, which definitely moves to the Software Vendors space. « Connectivity Factory“  is deployed on several continents to prestigious organizations. Crossing-Tech receives the Swiss CTI startup label in 2012, is named in 2012 and 2013 among the top 100 most innovative companies in the world by THEWSIE, is selected by Gartner in 2013 as a “Cool Vendor” in the category Application Integration Platforms. James is selected by French government in 2014 to be part with other Chief Executives from 33 major worldwide companies to the Strategic Attractiveness Council in Paris in order “to build long-term dialogue with CEOs and investors from around the world”. Bilan in 2014 lists Crossing-Tech among the most successful Swiss companies abroad.

    In parallel, James advises corporations such as HSBC, Credit Suisse, Bank Of Shanghai, Fortis, ABN-AMRO, Altares D&B on their IT evolution strategy.

    James leaves Crossing-Tech end of 2016. He then launches TechAgency to propose and expand his unique approach and expertise on Data-Driven transition strategy and companies digital move, sustained by a business-driven and GDPR-compliant IT.


    We love what we do, we are inhabited by our engagement respect, and constantly targeting excellence, driven by your business wins. We are senior, creative, doer architects covering the following disciplines with a functional domain touch:

    • Integration
    • Data Management & Operations
    • Cyber Security
    • Cloud
    • IOT
    • Mobility
    • IT Infrastructures
    • Digital channels

    We feel as well very concerned about close governance, structured and rigourous follow-up, as:

    • Service Account Principals
    • Senior Project managers

    • Large scale development & test
    • Data science
    • Cognition
    • Permament lab with selected startups in « The Warehouse™ »
    • Legal
    • Economical intelligence
    • …We always partner with the best players !

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