Marc Duflot

Vice President,Thales Middle East

Marc Duflot was born on August 1, 1960 and is a graduate of France’s Ecole de Management de Lyon.

He joined Thomson- CSF Telec- ommunications Division in 1985 where he held the position of Sales Manager for Spain and Portugal.

In 1990, he joined the new Comm- unications, Navigation & Identification Division as sales manager for the Asia/Pacific Region, and in 1998, was appointed Export Sales Director.

From 2000 to 2003, he was Export Sales Director of the newly-created Battle Space Radio Division.

He was promoted Vice-President, Export Sales of the Land & Joint Division in 2004.

In February 2010, in the frame of the new organisation, he was appointed Vice President, Business Development Director of Defence & Security C4I Systems Division and Vice President, Sales, Export of Thales Comm- unications & Security. Duflot was appointed Vice President, Thales Middle East in October 2012.

He currently oversees Thales’ global interest in the Middle East out of their head office in Dubai.