Louis René Fernand Gallois is a French businessperson who has been at the helm of 12 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman of Fédération Des Acteurs De La Solidarité, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Peugeot SA, President of Fédération Nationale des Associations d'Accueil et de Réinser and President at Fabrique de Lindustrie.
He is also on the board of École Centrale Paris and Stichting Administratiekantoor EADS.
Louis René Fernand Gallois previously occupied the position of Chief Executive Officer for The EADS Group, Inc., Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director at Airbus SE Chief Executive Officer of Aerospatiale Matra SA and President & Chief Executive Officer of Airbus SAS (both are subsidiaries of Airbus SE), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of SNECMA SA, President for Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer Français, Principal at Direction Générale de Compétitivité l'Industrie et Services, Chairman at Fondation Villette Entreprises and Chairman of Association Nationale de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
Mr. Gallois received an undergraduate degree from HEC Montréal, a graduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration and an undergraduate degree from École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Paris.