Antoine BOUVIER was named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of MBDA on 11th June 2007. Prior to joining MBDA and since January 2002, he had been CEO of ASTRIUM Satellites. Before that, he was Executive Vice President in charge of the Commercial Helicopter Division of Eurocopter, a role he took up in June 2001.
In 1990, Antoine BOUVIER joined Aerospatiale as Assistant of the Director of the Civil Aircraft Division. In 1991, he became Director of the Division’s Department of Strategic Analysis. From 1992 until 1994, he was Secretary General and Industrial Director of ATR GIE. From 1994 until 1998, he was Vice-President Operations of ATR, going on to become President of ATR GIE between 1998 and 2001.
Antoine BOUVIER started his career as an auditor at the Cour des Comptes.
He is a graduate from the Ecole Polytechnique (1981/1984) and from the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (1984-1986).
Antoine BOUVIER was born in Paris in 1959. He is married with five children.