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Valentin Safir appointed President of Safran Engineering Services

Human resources

Toulouse – October 4, 2018


Valentin Safir started his career in 2000 with Mc Kinsey & Company where he advises major industrial actors on improvement of operational performance. He joined Labinal1 en 2010 as director for continuous improvement and supply chain in the wiring division. Europe & Asia.

In 2013, he is named president of Matis Aerospace2 before being appointed General Manager of Safran Electrical & Power Villemur-sur-Tarn plant. Since February 2018, he was General Manager France and Morocco for Safran Engineering Services.

Valentin Safir, 40, graduated from Centrale Supélec (2000) and Cornell University (2000).

1Now Safran Electrical & Power.
2Joint-venture of Safran Electrical & Power and Boeing, specialized in electrical wiring interconnection systems in Morocco.

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 58,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2017. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange, and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices. Including Zodiac Aerospace, acquired by Safran in February 2018, the Group has over 91,000 employees and would have around €21 billion in adjusted revenues (pro forma 2016). 

Safran Engineering Services offers advanced engineering services for the aerospace, energy and ground transportation. Building on 30 years of experience, the company calls on 3,000 engineers in nine different countries.

For more information: www.safran-group.com and www.safran-engineering.com / Follow @Safran on Twitter.


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