ATR Names New CEO

 - July 5, 2007, 5:50 AM

The ATR Assembly of Members has named Stéphane Mayer, 44, CEO of the company effective June 1. Mayer succeeds Filippo Bagnato, whose three-year mandate expired at the end of May and who now serves as chairman of the board of directors.

Most recently chairman and CEO of EADS Socata, Mayer began his career in 1986 as an external auditor before accepting an auditing job with Lagardere Group in 1992. Five years later he became vice president of finance and administration of Matra Automobile.