Éric Trappier

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Éric Trappier
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Born (1960-01-06) 6 January 1960 (age 54)
Occupation CEO of Dassault Aviation

Éric Trappier is the CEO of Dassault Aviation, French aircraft manufacturer of military and business jets, a subsidiary of Dassault Group.[1][2]


Eric Trappier joined Dassault Aviation in 1984.

In 2002, he becomes international sales manager of Dassault, then international general manager in 2006.

He replaces Charles Edelstenne as Dassault CEO in January 2013.[3][4][5][6]


Positions in the group[edit]

Other positions outside the group[edit]

Outside the group, Eric Trappier is:

  • First Vice-president and administrator of the French Aerospace Industries Association GIFAS (Groupement des Industries Françaises Aéronautiques et Spatiales)
  • Administrator of Thales Group
  • President of Defense commission for ASD (Aerospace and Defense Industries Association of Europe) - Bruxelles
  • Administrator ODAS, SOFEMA, EUROTRADIA.


  1. ^ "Eric trappier: executive profile". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  2. ^ "Dassault Aviation Names Eric Trappier to be Next CEO". Euro investor. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  3. ^ "Dassault Names Eric Trappier as Chief to Succeed Edelstenne". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  4. ^ "Eric Trappier Named New Head of Dassault Aviation". Aviation Office. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  5. ^ "Les Echos: Le directeur général de l'international succède à la tête de l'avionneur à Charles Edelstenne, atteint par la limite d'âge des 75 ans.". Les Echos. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  6. ^ "L'Usine nouvelle du 18 décembre 2012 : En nommant Eric Trappier, Dassault veut mettre le paquet sur le Rafale.". Usine Nouvelle. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 

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