Philippe Petitcolin

Independent Director

Mr. Petitcolin was, until recently, Chief Executive Officer of Safran, a leading international high-technology group operating in the aviation, defence and space markets. Mr. Petitcolin also serves as Non-Executive Director of EDF where he is a member of the Strategy Committee and of Pernod Ricard where he is a member of the Compensation Committee. Mr. Petitcolin began his career in 1978, joined Safran in 2001 and was appointed Director and Chief Executive Officer of Safran in April 2015.

Mr. Petitcolin holds a degree in mathematics from the University of Nancy and is a graduate of the Centre de Perfectionnement aux Affaires (CPA) business school.