Marc Duflot was born on August 1, 1960 and is a graduate of France’s
Ecole de Management de Lyon. He joined Thomson – C S F Tele communications Division in 1985 uwhere he held the position of Sales Manager for Spain and Portugal.
In 1990, he joined the new Communications, 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.
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.