Jean-Paul Herteman wins "Industry Executive of the Year" award from <i>L'Usine Nouvelle</i>

The award ceremony was held on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at the Pavillon d’Armenonville in Paris

The business weekly L'Usine Nouvelle has chosen Jean-Paul Herteman, Chairman and CEO of Safran, as its "Industry Executive of the Year" for 2013. 

The award was presented during the Industry Forum, a yearly event organized by L'Usine Nouvelle, bringing together leaders from industry and government for both presentations and round-table discussions. The theme this year was "Made in France, Made in Monde": the countries driving your growth". Also participating in the event were Laurent Fabius, French Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nicole Bricq, French Minister of Foreign Trade, and Arnaud Montebourg, French Minister of Industrial Renewal. Ross McInnes, Safran Deputy Chief Executive Officer for Finance, took part in one of the roundtables, entitled, "After China? Opportunities in Asia".