Vice President Administration and Finance
Patrick Thomas began his career in Audit within Arthur Andersen. In 1995, he joined the retail sector and held several financial management positions in the Pinault-Printemps-Redoute (PPR) and Galeries-Lafayette groups.
Patrick joined the Safran Group in 2003 and has since held several Finance positions in various business groups and entities within Safran, located in France or in the USA: Labinal1 in 2003, Teuchos2 in 2004, Labinal1 North America from 2005 to 2008, Snecma3 from 2008 to 2011 then from 2014 to 2016, Morpho from 2012 to 2014.
In his latest assignment, Patrick was since 2016, Vice President, Finance & Controlling at Safran Electronics & Defense.
Patrick Thomas, 53, graduated from HEC Paris in 1990
1 Today, Safran Electrical and Power
2 Today, Safran Engineering Services
3 Today, Safran Aircraft Engines