Wherever safety and security are critical, Thales delivers. Together, we innovate with our customers to build smarter solutions. Everywhere

From Aerospace, Space and Defence to Security and Transportation, Thales helps its customers to create a safer world by giving them the tools they need to perform critical tasks.

Collective intelligence for a safer world

Whenever a critical decision need to be made, Thales has a role to play. Our solutions help customers to make the right decisions at the right time and act accordingly in challenging environments.

To help create a safer world, we serve five keys sectors :

  • Aerospace
  • Space
  • Ground Transportation
  • Defence
  • Security
World-class technology, the combined expertise of  64,000 employees and operations in 56 countries have made Thales a key player in keeping the public safe and secure, guarding vital infrastructure and protecting the national security interests of countries around the globe.

We are proud of the role we play in a world that is increasingly mobile, interconnected, interdependent and dangerous.


Together. Safer. Everywhere.

Working together is our response to the complexity of our customers' requirements and the key to our success.
Safety and security are the common denominators of all our markets and the ultimate purpose of our of all our markets and the ultimate purpose of  our technologies.
Our global approach ensures that customers all over the world have access to the best expertise.


(at 31 December 2016)
French State
Dassault Aviation
of which employee-owned: 3%

Board of directors

  • Patrice Caine
  • Laurence Broseta
  • Laurent Collet-Billon
  • Yannick d'Escatha
  • Guylaine Dyèvre
  • Charles Edelstenne
  • Frédérique Sainct
  • Philippe Lépinay
  • Loïk Segalen
  • Anne-Claire Taittinger
  • Ann Taylor
  • Eric Trappier
  • Martin Vial
  • Marie-Françoise Walbaum
  • Delphine Gény-Stephann
  • Anne-Marie Hunot-Schmit
For more information on the board of directors, see chapter 3 of the 2015 registration document