Arnaud de Bussac
Vice President Strategy
Graduated from France's Ecole Centrale Paris with a Master of Science degree, Arnaud De Bussac joined Snecma* in 1991 as a material mechanics research engineer. In 1994, he was appointed head of foundry materials & processes. Three years later, he became coordinator of the foundry centre of competence, then foundry line manager in 2001. In 2004, he was named general manager of the foundry unit dedicated to the development and production of turbine blades.
He joined Safran Nacelles in 2010 as Vice President Procurement & Partners and member of the Safran Nacelles Executive Committee. In early 2016, he was appointed Vice President Purchasing before starting his new role as Vice President Strategy in 2018, now responsible for leading strategic thinking and the related action plan, in order to enhance the company's positioning in its core market.
* Now Safran Aircraft Engines