Arnaud Montalvo

CEO - Airbus Helicopters Southern Africa

Mr. Montalvo joined in 1997 the Safran group and was appointed Vice President Finance for Turbomeca Africa in 2002. In 2004 he joined Airbus Helicopters (formerly Eurocopter) as Chief Financial Officer for Southern Africa. In 2008 Arnaud was appointed as Senior Manager Finance in charge of M&A for Airbus Helicopters Group, and following the acquisition of Vector Aerospace he became Chief Financial Officer for Airbus Helicopters in Canada in 2011. Since 2014 Arnaud has been Managing Director of Airbus Southern Africa and was recently appointed Head of Country for Airbus Group in South Africa. Arnaud is also the Chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce of Southern Africa, a South African based non-profit organisation representing European business in Southern Africa.