Airbus Helicopters has appointed Thomas Hundt as
Executive Vice President Finance, and as a member of the Executive
Committee, effective 1 March 2020.
Thomas previously worked as Senior Vice President
of Performance Management and Costing for Airbus Helicopters and
Managing Director for Airbus Helicopters Germany.
Before joining Airbus Helicopters
in 2016, Thomas was Chief Financial Officer and Senior
Vice President of Arianespace, based in Evry, France.
began his career in Airbus in 1998 as Controller in the
Tornado Management Company Panavia and then moved in 2000 as
Controller to EADS Headquarters (now Airbus). In 2004, he then
joined the Space business as Vice President of Division
Controlling at Astrium (now part of Airbus Defence and Space).
Following that, he served as Vice President Finance and
Controlling for Navigation Satellites from 2007 to 2011 and
subsequently, following the expansion of his role, as
Vice President Finance and Controlling for Earth Observation,
Science and Navigation Satellites from 2011 to 2014
holds a diploma in Business Economics from the Cooperative
State University Stuttgart, Germany and an Executive MBA from IMD,
He succeeds Linda Honold, who will retire after
more than three decades with Airbus and its predecessor companies.