Airbus Group has made three key management changes at its Airbus Helicopters and Airbus Defence and Space Divisions as well as its Aerolia subsidiary.
Effective 5 May, current Aerolia CEO Christian Cornille will be appointed Executive Vice President – Industry of Airbus Helicopters. In this role, he will be in charge of raising the industrial model of Airbus Helicopters to a new standard. For the last five years, Christian Cornille has been leading Aerolia, a subsidiary of Airbus Group, and will be replaced there by Cédric Gautier – former head of the A400M programme. This role will now be taken by Rafael Tentor.