As of October 1, 2022, Julien Péchalat is appointed Vice President of Economic and Financial Affairs at Safran Electrical & Power, and will sit on its Executive Committee.
Péchalat began his career in 2006 at Ernst & Young as a financial auditor. In 2011, he moved to the United-States and worked first for Ernst & Young and then Deloitte as a Senior Manager, supporting French companies and investment funds with their external growth operations in North America. During this period, he worked for Zodiac Aerospace, as well as a number of other aerospace groups.
In 2015, he joined Zodiac Aerospace’s Mergers & Acquisitions department in France, before becoming deputy CFO in 2017. He was tasked, for Zodiac Aerospace, with managing the financial aspects of the merger between Safran and Zodiac Aerospace.
Since 2018, he has been Safran Aircraft Engines’ Management Control Director.