Yannick Assouad is a French businessperson who has been at the head of 5 different companies. Dr. Assouad occupies the position of Director & Member-Executive Committee at Groupement Industries Françaises Aeronautiques Spatiale, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Latécoère SA, President of Latecoere Developpement and President for LATelec SA.
She is also on the board of VINCI SA, Latecoere International, Inc., Arkema SA and L'Ecole Nationale de l'Aviation Civile.
In the past Dr. Assouad held the position of Chief Executive Officer & Technical Director at Société d'Etudes & de Constructions Aéronavales SAS, Head-Thermal Mechanical Analysis Group at Thales SA and Head-Thermal & Mechanical Analysis Group at Thomson-CSF SA (a subsidiary of Thales SA), Director-Technical at Honeywell Aerospace SAS, Chief Executive Officer-Intertechnique at Zodiac Aerospace SA and Chief Executive Officer-Cabin Branch at Zodiac Aerospace SA.
Yannick Assouad received an undergraduate degree from Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon and a doctorate from Illinois Institute of Technology.