Chief Executive Officer
Cédric Goubet holds a master's degree in political science from Paris' Institut d'Études Politiques and a master's degree in international economics from Paris Dauphine University. He also attended the French École Nationale d'Administration (ENA), the leading school for French senior civil servants (1998).
He started his career as a senior civil servant in the French Ministry of the Interior, and the Ministry of the Economy, Finance and Industry, where he helped implement policies to develop industry investments. In 2004, he was appointed advisor to the French Ministers of the Interior and the Economy.
In May 2007, he was named chief of staff for the French President, a position he held until joining Safran in September 2010 as deputy to the Deputy Chief Executive Officer in charge of Operations.
He was named Vice President for CFM programs at Snecma* and Executive Vice President of CFM International** in 2011. In 2015, he became Executive Vice President, Commercial Engine Division at Snecma before being appointed Chief Executive Officer of Safran Nacelles in 2018.
* Today Safran Aircraft Engines
** CFM International is a 50/50 joint venture between Safran Aircraft Engines and GE