Yannick Assouad is a French businessperson who has been at the helm of 5 different companies. Dr. Assouad occupies the position of Chief Executive Officer & Director at Latécoère SA, President of Latecoere Developpement and President of LATelec SA (both are subsidiaries of Latécoère SA) and Director & Member-Executive Committee at Groupement Industries Françaises Aeronautiques Spatiale. Yannick Assouad is also on the board of VINCI SA, Latecoere International, Inc. and Arkema SA.
She previously 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), Chief Executive Officer at Honeywell Aerospace SAS 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.