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Thales S.A.

Tour Carpe Diem
Place des Corolles Esplanade Nord
Courbevoie 92400
33 1 57 77 80 00

IndustryAerospace & Defense
Full-time employees80,138

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Patrice CaineChairman & CEO2.02MN/A1970
Mr. Pascal BouchiatSr. EVP of Fin. & Information Systems and CFON/AN/A1960
Mr. Jean-Loïc GalleSr. Exec. VP of Operations & Performance, Chief Performance Officer & COON/AN/AN/A
Mr. Jean-Claude ClimeauHead of Group Treasury & Corp. Fin. and VPN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Philippe KeryerExec. VP of Strategy, Research & TechnologyN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Marko ErmanSr. VP & Chief Scientific OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Bertrand DelcaireHead of Investor Relations & VPN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Isabelle SimonExec. VP, Group Sec. & Gen. CounselN/AN/A1970
Mr. Pierre SchaefferChief Marketing Officer & Sr. VPN/AN/A1963
Mr. Clement de VillepinSr. Exec. VP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Thales S.A. provides various solutions for civilian and military customers in the defence and security, aerospace and space, digital identity and security, and transport markets worldwide. It operates through Aerospace, Defence & Security, Digital Identity & Security, and Ground Transportation Systems business segments. The company offers communications, command, and control systems; mission services and support; protection and mission/combat systems; surveillance, detection, and intelligence systems; training and simulation solutions for air, land, naval, and joint forces; and digital identity and security solutions. It also provides air traffic management solutions; flight decks and avionics equipment and functions; in-flight entertainment and connectivity systems and services; electrical systems; aerospace trading solutions; navigation solutions; support and services for avionics equipment; and connectivity solutions. In addition, the company designs, operates, and delivers satellite-based systems for telecommunications, navigation, earth observation, environmental management, exploration, and science and orbital infrastructures; signaling, communications and supervision, and fare collection management systems and related services; cybersecurity and railway digitalization systems; and main line rail, and urban and intermodal mobility solutions. Further, it provides solutions for various markets and applications, including radiology, radio frequency, microwave sources, training and simulation solutions, lasers, and microelectronics solutions for science, industry, space, defense, automotive, railways, and energy conversion platforms. The company was formerly known as Thomson-CSF and changed its name to Thales S.A. in 2000. Thales S.A. was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Courbevoie, France.

Corporate governance

Thales S.A.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2023 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.