Chief Executive Officer Completes Composition Of Top Executive Body
EADS has announced the composition of the new Group Executive Committee, as previously indicated in May upon conclusion of the Annual General Meeting. The Group Executive Committee’s focus is on defining overall strategies and policies, on developing and coordinating key markets and campaigns, on people and leadership development, as well as on furthering research & development and product strategies with significant Group-wide impact.
”We want EADS to become an even stronger international player in the aerospace and defence industry than it is today. Therefore, our clear focus is to further strengthen the international competitiveness of this unique enterprise, improving profitability and delivering value for customers and shareholders as well as creating opportunities for our employees and partners. The Group’s top executive body, which has been put in place, is united in achieving those objectives and I thank the Board of Directors for their trust and support in setting it up,” said Tom Enders, CEO of EADS.
Besides Tom Enders, 53, as the EADS Chief Executive, the following top managers form the EADS Group Executive Committee:
François Auque, 56, CEO of Astrium and Coordination of Space & Defence
Thierry Baril, 47, Chief Human Resources Officer EADS & Airbus
Lutz Bertling, 50, CEO of Eurocopter
Jean Botti, 55, Chief Technical Officer of EADS
Fabrice Brégier, 51, CEO of Airbus
Günter Butschek, 51, Chief Operating Officer of Airbus
Bernhard Gerwert, 59, CEO of Cassidian
Marwan Lahoud, 46, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer of EADS
John Leahy, 62, Chief Operating Officer – Customers of Airbus
Sean O’Keefe, 56, CEO of EADS North America
Domingo Ureña-Raso, 54, Head of Airbus Military
Harald Wilhelm, 46, Chief Financial Officer of EADS & Airbus