Since joining Thales in 2018, Gwendoline has been leading Strategy, Marketing and Product Policy for the Defense Mission Systems Global Business Unit.
Before joining Thales, Gwendoline worked at McKinsey & Company in Paris and Berlin for 17 years. She supported leading global companies in outlining and executing large-scale transformations. She focused mostly on companies from the Automotive & Assembly and High-Tech sectors. Gwendoline has broad experience in making transformations happen, and in managing the operational complexity of large global companies to promote innovation and growth.
Gwendoline holds a PhD in Material Sciences from the Technical University in Aachen, Germany. She has been a member of the Institut des Hautes Etudes de Défense Nationale since 2020.
- Global business models
- European Defense cooperation