In August 2012, Thomas Homberg became Managing Director of MBDA Deutschland GmbH and a member of the MBDA Executive Committee. He also became Executive Group Director of Improvement with responsibility for all MBDA efficiency and improvement programmes. Since 2008, Thomas Homberg has been and continues to be on the Supervisory Board of EADS Deutschland GmbH.
Thomas Homberg joined EADS in 2003. He headed Strategic Business Development for the Defence and Security Systems business unit at EADS headquarters in Ottobrunn and Paris from 2003 to 2005. From 2005 until the end of 2007, he was responsible for Corporate Strategy and Planning at EADS. From 2008 he was Corporate Vice President, Head of Strategic Coordination responsible for EADS corporate strategy.
Before joining EADS, Thomas Homberg served as a paratrooper and general-staff officer of the Bundeswehr (the German Armed Forces). He completed his training as a general-staff officer in Germany and France. As military attaché at the German embassy in Paris, he dealt with issues of defence and security policy. Prior to that, he served as a paratrooper officer in several command and staff functions with Airborne Brigade 31 of the Mobile Air Forces Command/4th Division (Kommando Luftbewegliche Kräfte/4. Division).
After completing his upper secondary education in 1985, Thomas Homberg enlisted in the Bundeswehr as an airborne officer candidate. He then studied business at the Bundeswehr University in Hamburg.
Thomas Homberg was born in Kassel on 26 February 1966.