A French champion at the juncture between the arms and aeronautics industries

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  • 1st in the world for short- and middle-haul plane motors
  • 1st in the world for helicopter motors
  • 1st in the world for landing gear

Profits and dividends (million €)

Employees in France and globally (End of 2021)

Greenhouse gas emissions

CEO pay

1,8 million € (2021)

Pay ratio between CEO and average worker

29 (2021)


27,9 % of employees 16,7 % of executive committee (2021)

Lobbying expenses declared

250 -400 thousand € (Paris and Brussels, 2021)

Share of subsidiaries in secret jurisdictions

9,1 % (2019)


30,2 % of turnover (2021)
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  • Headquarters 2 Boulevard du Général Martial Valin, Paris
  • Leadership Olivier Andriès (CEO since 2021), Ross McInnes (chairman of the board since 2015)
  • Shareholders French state (11.23%), Capital Group (8.91%), employees (7.01%), BlackRock (4.89%), TCI Fund Management (3.36%), Caisse des dépôts et consignations (2.75%)
  • Board members Ross McInnes (chairman of the board), Olivier Andriès (CEO), Anne Aubert (shareholding employees representative), Marc Aubry (shareholding employees representative), Hélène Auriol Potier (ex Orange, ex Microsoft), Patricia Bellinger (Harvard), Stéphanie Besnier (APE, French government representative), Hervé Chaillou (workers representative), Jean-Lou Chameau (administrator of companies), Monique Cohen (administrator of companies), Didier Domange (administrator of companies), Robert Peugeot (F&P representative), Laurent Guillot (administrator of companies, ex Saint-Gobain), Vincent Imbert (Inspecteur général des armées, Ministry of Defence), Fabienne Lecorvaisier (Air Liquide), Daniel Mazaltarim (workers representative), Patrice Pélata (administrator of companies, ex Renault), Sophie Zurquiyah (CGG)
  • Key subsidiaries Arianegroup
  • Former names and companies absorbed Gnome, Snecma, Sagem, Zodiac Aerospace
  • Main countries France, United States, Mexico, India, China, Morocco, Germany, United Kingdom, Russia, Spain

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