Airbus has appointed Patrick de Castelbajac, 47,
as Head of Asia Pacific, effective 1 June 2019.
Jean-Marc Nasr who was recently appointed Executive Vice President
Space Systems within Airbus Defence and Space.
Patrick has also been appointed as Head of
Sales - Asia Pacific for Airbus’ commercial aircraft business,
effective 1 July 2019.
Guillaume Faury, CEO of Airbus, said, “Patrick
de Castelbajac will now be responsible for one of Airbus’ most
strategic growth regions with Asia Pacific. Patrick has
demonstrated, at Airbus and at ATR, his strong business knowledge
and proximity to our stakeholders – all assets which are needed to
successfully advance our business in this dynamic part of the
Patrick will report to Christian Scherer,
Chief Commercial Officer and Member of the Executive Committee at