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GRAS Christian



GRAS Christian

Christian Gras began his aviation career in 1983 as a Product Engineer at Aérospatiale (now Airbus Helicopters / EADS), where he was in charge of promotions for a helicopter model. 6 years later, he became the Vice-President of Hélibras, an Aérospatiale’s subsidiary Brazil-based helicopter manufacturer.

Between 1994 and 2014, he worked respectively as the Managing Director of Eurocopter subsidiary in Mexico, Chief Executive Officer at American Eurocopter Corporation, Executive Vice-President of Customer Service at Eurocopter France, Senior Vice-President Latin America at EADS Strategy & Marketing Organisation, Head of Customers at Eurocopter France, President of Cassidian (EADS Group), and Consultant for Airbus Defence & Space.

After 34 successful years in the universe “Aérospatiale – Eurocopter – EADS” in Latin America and France, Christian took up the challenge in 2014 to found in the first instance CPM Consulting Brazil and then CPM Consulting France.                                                                                              

In addition to his considerable experience, Christian is graduated from Polytechnic Institute in Applied Sciences with a concentration in Aeronautics and studied an Advanced Management Program at INSEAD.