Corps General of the French Air and Space Force Frédéric PARISOT has been appointed the new Managing Director of GIFAS – the French Aerospace Industries Association.
Frédéric PARISOT will be replacing Pierre BOURLOT, who originally took up this position in 2012 and is now set to retire.
The French Aerospace Industries Association (GIFAS) is an industry body that brings together some 440 companies ranging from main prime contractors and system suppliers to SMEs and startups.
Every two years, GIFAS organizes the Paris-Le Bourget International Air Show and General Frédéric joined it on May 15, 2023, during the preparation for the 54th edition of the show.
Frédéric PARISOT is an Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honour, a Commander of the National Order of Merit and holds the Cross of Military Valour and the Aeronautical Medal.