Philippe Balducchi was appointed Chief Executive Officer, Airbus Canada Limited Partnership on 1st July 2018. More recently, he has also been appointed Head of Country Canada for Airbus.
He started his professional career as a Marketing Associate and Sales Manager with Harris Semiconductor. Then he held several senior management positions in France and the US from 1990 to 2001 with Matra and its subsidiaries (now all part of Airbus).
He joined Airbus in 2001 as Financial Controller, subsequently became CFO of Airbus Group North America, then Head of Investor Relations and most recently Head of Performance Management until June 2018.
Philippe Balducchi holds an engineering degree from ENAC (Ecole Nationale de l’Aviation Civile) in Toulouse as well as a MBA from HEC Paris.