Former SVP Engine Overhaul takes over from Philippe Wallet.
Paris, Amstelveen, 7 December 2012 - Anne Brachet, former SVP Engine Overhaul, has been appointed Senior Vice President Engineering & Airframe for Air France Industries.
With a diploma in Engineering, a post-graduate diploma in Business Management, and another in Management Studies, Anne Brachet began her career as Quality Manager at Delpeyrat, the French regional gourmet specialties group. She then moved to Servair, an Air France group subsidiary specializing in catering and airport ground services, where between 1994 and 1998 she was successively Head of Operations and Head of Sales, Overseas Airlines. She subsequently worked for Orgaconseil as a Senior Manager in the Industry and Services sector, returning once more to work for the AIR FRANCE Group in 2000. After heading up the Aircraft supply chain until May 2004, she was subsequently appointed to run the Le Bourget Maintenance Centre, where she was mostly involved with Through Life support for the French Air Force's fleet of AWACS surveillance aircraft, and with Special Fleets, and Aerostructures maintenance.
Since June 2005, Anne Brachet has been Head of the Air France Industries Engine Overhaul Division and has helped oversee major industrial development projects such as the integration of new-generation products (GE90 and GP7200) and the construction of new maintenance facilities, including the Constellation engine shop at Orly, and Zephyr, the new engine test cell, at Roissy-CDG.