FRANCOIS BASTIN is CFM Executive Vice President. After graduating from Ecole Normale Superieure, becoming a PhD from Ecole Centrale Paris, and being a Research Fellow at the Center for Turbulence Research in Stanford University (CA), he has been holding various positions within Safran Aircraft Engines in Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality and Program Management.
Senior Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer, Bombardier Inc.
NICO BUCHHOLZ joined Bombardier on August 31, 2015 as Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer in Montréal. In this position, Nico has overall responsibility for procurement across Bombardier´s four business segments. Prior to joining Bombardier, Nico was Executive VP, Lufthansa Group Fleet management for nearly 15 years in Frankfurt.
Dr. Johannes Bussmann
Chairman of the Executive Board, Lufthansa Technik AG
DR. JOHANNES BUSSMANN is Chairman of the Executive Board of Lufthansa Technik AG since April 2015. In 1999 he started at LHT as an engineer. In the following years he held different functions in Lufthansa Technik’s sales, component and engine services business and the executive board. He has a doctorate in engineering.
BERNARD CHARLES was appointed president and chief executive officer of Dassault Systèmes in September 1995 and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors in May 2016. A firm believer that technology should contribute to progress in society, Charlès has positioned Dassault Systèmes as the preferred partner for innovation, empowering businesses with sustainable step-changes in competitive performance.
Anthony K. Fisher
VP & General Manager Supplier Management, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
KENT FISHER is the vice president and general manager of Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ Supplier Management organization. Named to this position in September 2011, Fisher has responsibility for the overall strategy, contracting, daily management and development of the Boeing Commercial Airplanes supply chain.
Digital Transformation Officer
MARC FONTAINE has been appointed Airbus Group’s Digital Transformation Officer since 1 May 2016. rom 2012 to October 2016, Marc was the Company Secretary of Airbus, Airbus Group’s commercial aircraft Division. He was also Chief of Staff to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Fabrice Brégier, and member of Airbus’ Executive Committee
Senior Vice President Engineering Services EMEA, Tech Mahindra & Chief Sales Officer, Pininfarina Group
GAURAV heads the Engineering Business of Tech Mahindra in EMEA. He holds the responsibility of managing Pininfarina’s business globally.For 20+ years he has held leading positions in various organisations, working with offshore business majors, western OEM’s and ecosystem partners to establish business transformation programs.
Michelle J. Lohmeier
Senior VP/GM Airbus Programs
MICHELLE LOHMEIER joined Spirit AeroSystems in 2015 and assumed leadership of the global team performing Spirit work on Airbus programs. She has responsibility for operations and sites in North Carolina, Scotland, Malaysia and France. Spirit provides composite fuselage panels and wing components for the A350, as well as wing components for the A380 and A320.
Luz G. Mauch
Senior Vice President Automotive & Manufacturing Industries, T-Systems International GmbH
LUZ G. MAUCH started 2008 with T-Systems International GmbH as Global Account Executive Daimler. Before he held different sales and marketing positions with IBM Deutschland. Currently he holds the position as Senior Vice President Automotive & Manufacturing Industries for Service and Sales at T-Systems International GmbH
Vice President Aerospace Account Management, Siemens AG
JUERGEN NOLDE started his career with Siemens in 1985 in automation product management and has gone through various sales and account management positions. After spending a number of years in implementing an account management concept for the Automotive industry, Juergen today is coordinating the Siemens acitivities in the Aerospace industry in regard to manufacturing.
Dr. Klaus Richter
Chief Procurement Officer Airbus Group & Airbus
DR. KLAUS RICHTER was appointed EVP Procurement at Airbus in 2007 and is in charge of all procurement across the entire Airbus organization. In January 2015, he was appointed Chief Procurement Officer Airbus Group & Airbus and member of the Group Executive Committee. In parallel, he serves as the Chairman of the Board of Airbus in Germany.
CEO, Zodiac Aerospace
OLIVIER ZARROUATI was appointed CEO of Zodiac Aerospace in 2007. Following graduation from Ecole Polytechnique and from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace, Olivier Zarrouati started his carreer with the French Space agency (CNES) before joining Matra Marconi Space. He joined the Zodiac Group in 1998 and was successively Head of Development, CEO of the AeroSafety segment, and CEO of the Group’s aerospace businesses.