About Planisware


Planisware is a global provider of software solutions for project portfolio management. Planisware solutions are specifically designed to support product development, engineering and IT business processes.

For more than 20 years, Planisware has been helping its customers to achieve strategic and innovative excellence, make valid business decisions and increase portfolio value. Today, over 500 companies worldwide rely on Planisware products to manage their projects, resources and portfolios.

Planisware Enterprise and Planisware Orchestra are two PPM software solutions listed as leaders in Gartner's Magic Quadrant.

Planisware Enterprise supports companies worldwide with a focus on R&D, engineering and product development and IT in their complex operational and strategic project challenges. Customers from the automotive, pharmaceutical, chemical, energy and financial services industries rely on Planisware Enterprise's integrated project management solutions to help them make decisions faster and bring innovations to market faster. A software for transparent decisions in product and project portfolio management.

Planisware Orchestra focuses on medium-sized companies and inspires even beginners in project management with its fast implementation. Customers recognize the added value of this compact and (yet) extremely powerful software. With Planisware Orchestra a smooth collaboration of all project members is guaranteed. In addition, the solution includes all the tools needed to manage projects throughout their entire life cycle.

Planisware in numbers

  • Founded in 1996
  • $89M revenues in 2019
  • 100% privately owned
  • #1 recognized market leader by Gartner, Forrester and IDC
  • 100%+ growth in the last 5 years
  • 450 employees
  • 20+ years of experience in the industry
  • 500+ customers worldwide
  • Successful deployments to anywhere between 5 and 30,000 users




Pierre Demonsant is CEO and founder of Planisware. Pierre graduated from the École Polytechnique in Paris with a major in artificial intelligence and operations research. At the beginning of his career, he worked for Syseca, a subsidiary of Thales, where he started to develop a project planning software that was later used by Arianespace and EDF.

Following this early success, Pierre founded Planisware in 1996. Today, Pierre manages the strategy and international expansion of the company and is a member of the board of directors of several software companies.


Founding partner.
Chief Technical Officer & Head of Engineering.


Founding partner.
Head of Sales.


Gilles Chêne


Gilles Lavalou

Planisware Orchestra

Kai Ojo

United Kingdom

Antoine Villata

North America