SVP, Sales & Business Development, Arianespace, Inc.
Jacques Breton is the Senior Vice-President, Sales and Development at Arianespace, where he focuses on commercializing the company’s launch services solutions and defining future market requirements. He joined Arianespace in 1985 as head of the technical support department in the Marketing & Sales division and participated in the start-up of Starsem, the company charged with marketing Soyuz launches at Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Jacques was assigned to Arianespace’s U.S. subsidiary in Washington, D.C. as Director of Engineering from 1999 to 2003. He then returned to Arianespace’s headquarters in Evry, France, as the division head responsible for technical support and business development in the sales directorate.
Jacques Breton began his professional career with Avions Marcel Dassault-Bréguet Aviation in 1980. He holds a degree from the French ENSAM engineering school, with specialized graduate work in aerospace engineering at the Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Aeronautiques.
Satellite Industry Luncheon
Monday, 22 January 2018