Pierre-Yves Morvan is appointed Deputy General Manager at Microturbo Print E-mail

Pau, 31 July 2009

Pierre-Yves Morvan is appointed Deputy General Manager at Microturbo 

As from August, 1st, Pierre-Yves Morvan is appointed Deputy General Manager at Microturbo and is to replace Jean-Louis Chenard, who has left the Safran Group.

Pierre-Yves Morvan holds an engineering degree from the Estaca and entered Turbomeca in 1990 at Bordes, where he worked in the production department until 1995. That year, he joined the Sofrance subsidiary where he became head of the sales division in 1999. On January 2002, he took on the post of head of the sales department in the Operator Support division of Turbomeca. On December 2004, he assumed the position of VP, production at Turbomeca. In January 2006, he has been VP Supply chain division there. Since June 2008, Pierre-Yves Morvan has been taken on the post of Vice President, Supply Chain, Purchasing and Information Systems at Turbomeca.

Microturbo, a Safran Group company and subsidiary of Turbomeca, is specialized in the design, development and production of low power gas turbine systems. Its activity focuses on three product lines: auxiliary power units, turbojet engines for missiles and target drones, and starting systems.

Turbomeca (Safran Group) is the leading helicopter engine manufacturer, and has produced over 50 000 turbines based on its own designs since the company was founded. With 2,350 customers in over 155 countries, Turbomeca provides a proximity service thanks to its 15 sites, 26 TurboSupport Centers, 24 repair centers and 90 Field representatives and Field technicians.

For more information, please visit our Web sites: www.microturbo.com, www.turbomeca.com and www.safran-group.com.