Julien Péchalat appointed Finance Vice President for Safran Electrical & Power
Julien Péchalat began his career in 2006 at Ernst & Young as a financial auditor. In 2011, he moved to the United-States and worked first for Ernst & Young and then Deloitte as a Senior Manager, supporting French companies and investment funds with their external growth operations in North America. During this period, he worked for Zodiac Aerospace, as well as a number of other aerospace groups.
In 2015, he joined Zodiac Aerospace's Mergers & Acquisitions department in France, before becoming deputy CFO in 2017. He was tasked, for Zodiac Aerospace, with managing the financial aspects of the merger between Safran and Zodiac Aerospace.
Since 2018, he has been Safran Aircraft Engines’ Management Control Director.
Julien Péchalat, 40, is a graduate of the Lyon Ecole Centrale (2005) and of the Lyon Ecole de Management (2008).
Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15.3 billion euros in 2021, and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets.
Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices.
Safran Electrical & Power is one of the world's leaders in aircraft electrical systems. The company is a key player in equipment electrification and in the electric and hybrid propulsion sector. It has 11,500 employees across 13 different countries.
For more information: www.safran-group.com
- © Safran