Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran group) appoints Olivier Blat Executive Vice President Finance
Vélizy, April 5, 2012
Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran group) has appointed Olivier Blat as Executive Vice President, Finance. He replaces Philippe Menard, who has taken over new responsibilities within the Group.
Olivier Blat, 44, holds a Masters degree in Controlling from the University of Paris Dauphine. He began his career with Unilever, and then joined Accenture where he led for 17 years different projects on the development and transformation of financial and support functions for a diverse range of industrial groups. In 2005, he was appointed Partner within the management consulting division of Accenture and in 2007 head of the Finance & Performance management Service Line in France. He joined Messier-Bugatti-Dowty in September 2011 as Deputy Vice-President Finance.