Louis René Fernand Gallois is a French businessperson who has been at the head of 12 different companies.
He occupies the position of Chairman for Fédération Des Acteurs De La Solidarité, Chairman-Supervisory Board for Peugeot SA, President for Fédération Nationale des Associations d'Accueil et de Réinser and President of Fabrique de Lindustrie. Mr. Gallois is also on the board of École Centrale Paris and Stichting Administratiekantoor EADS.
In his past career he was Chief Executive Officer at The EADS Group, Inc., Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director at Airbus SE Chief Executive Officer of Aerospatiale Matra SA and President & Chief Executive Officer of Airbus SAS (both are subsidiaries of Airbus SE), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at SNECMA SA, President for SNCF EPIC, Principal at Direction Générale de Compétitivité l'Industrie et Services, Chairman at Fondation Villette Entreprises and Chairman for Association Nationale de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
He received an undergraduate degree from HEC Montréal, a graduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration and an undergraduate degree from École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Paris.