The team

David GALLEZOT

Aircraft design

david.gallezot@avions.mauboussin.fr

Biography

David is passionate about aviation, all kinds of aviation. In addition to working in the aviation industry, he is also an airplane pilot, mechanic and historian. And would like to be a glider pilot and skydiver…

Graduate of the most prestigious school in France, Ecole Polytechnique, he completed his studies at Supaéro, one of the leading aeronautical engineering faculties in Toulouse.

Its first job is the design of avionics for a wide range of airplanes and helicopters. He is among the pioneers of mapping and databases, creates certification requirements for innovative technologies and has worked with a wide range of customers, partners and suppliers in France, Germany, Canada, the UK and the US, including the FAA and EASA.

As Head of Airworthiness at Sky Aircraft, he contributed to the organization of this start-up aimed at designing the Douglas DC-3 of the 21st century and is now a recognized consulting engineer in the field of high level safety on-board systems, design certification and organization approvals with respect to all European and American aeronautical regulations.

It is uncompromising on simplicity and efficiency in the design of aircraft, engines and systems and on the paramount importance of safety. It also believes in social and environmental responsibility.

He created Avions Mauboussin with the dream of reviving a famous brand of French light aircraft from the 1930s and, at the same time, applying new technologies and green processes to general aviation.

Pierre OLIVIER

Marketing

pierre.olivier@avionsmauboussin.fr

Biography

If we describe Peter’s life in a few words, those words would be movement and innovation.

He was born in Saint-Malo, France, a famous port that also gave birth to many sailors, explorers, writers and scientists. He graduated from the ICN Business School – University of Nancy in the early 1970s.
After an internship at L’Oréal, he worked in Paris in consumer product marketing for major French companies, including Pernod-Ricard and Danone.
Looking for new experiences, he was appointed Sales and Marketing Director at Smith & Nephew, a UK medical device company, and Pierre’s innovative ideas helped take the company to new horizons. His international experience continued when he joined Lohmann & Rausher, an Austro-German company which is a leader in the same field.

At the beginning of the 21st century, his international experience caught the attention of his former school and he joined the management team of the ICN business school in Nancy. There he was in charge of the Grande Ecole programme and later assumed the role of Director of Corporate Relations. He also teaches strategic marketing.

Pierre is now retired and divides his life between his family, sailing and coaching. He continues to accompany entrepreneurs and Art Craft students in their projects, starting, of course, with the marketing side!

Guillermo CLAVERIE

Structure trainee

guillermo.claverie@avions.mauboussin.fr

Biography

As son of a military engineer, Guillermo grew up in an Air force Base. Because of that, watching the aircrafts take off and fly became the funding stone of his passion. This led him to pursue his studies as Aeronautical Engineer at Universidad Tecnologica Nacional in Argentina. During his studies and after graduation, he worked as CAO and Product Engineer for the automotive industry, mainly for PSA Groupe Argentina.

During one of his travels across Europe in 2017, he visited Toulouse and then Paris, during the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget. This made him realize that he should move to France in order pursue the dream of working with Aircrafts. Two years after, in 2019, he is accepted by ISAE Supaero to join the Advanced Master’s program in Aeronautical and Space Structures. As part of his professional thesis, he joins Avions Mauboussin as Intern for the structures department giving him the opportunity to gain expertise and knowledge to develop aircrafts light natural composites structures.

Pierre DURAND

Communication trainee

pierre.durand@avions.mauboussin.fr

Biography

Pierre Durand is passionate about drawing. Since his childhood, he draws and create an universe around his characters. After graduating from S, he’s working towards a university degree in multimedia and internet professions, in Belfort Montbéliard university. This formation combines a creative and a technological aspect, offering skills in multimedia sector.

While learning, Pierre has discovered a special attraction for the design part of the formation. However, he doesn’t ignore other aspects as the programming, important website’s management. Actually, thanks to his skills, he could help enterprises in various tasks link to multimedia’s field.

In order to validate his diploma and to integrate into the professional world, Pierre has been recruit in Avions Mauboussin’s enterprise. Being part of the team, he helps with the website’s maintenance and creates communication actions to increase the company’s visibility.

Baptiste LEGRAND

Propulsion systems trainee

baptiste.legrand@avionsmauboussin.fr

Biography

As he remembers very well, Baptiste interested himself in those giant aircraft right after watching a documentary on turbine engines. How can a 10-year-old boy stay unaffected by so much mystery and complexity ? After earning his scientific high school degree, Baptiste begins his wild ride by attending ESTACA (Ecole Supérieure des Techniques Aéronautique et de Construction Automobile).

His academic curriculum as well as his professional experiences, helps him unveil the complex mechanisms, that raised so many questions before. Within ESTACA, extracurricular projects in which he took part in, bring a new light on aeronautical design. Project NEO introduced him to light aircraft, as well as full electrical hybrid propulsion.

His work experience, at Mercedes-Benz and Gühring KG, offers him a foretaste of German company culture. He discovers the broad spectrum of possible jobs and know-how as well, from design to tests engineering, manufacturing and quality management.

Seeking new knowledge and expertise, he joins the team at Avions Mauboussin, to work on hybrid propulsion systems.

Sébastien MARAIS

Aerodynamics Trainee

sebastien.marais@avions.mauboussin.fr

Biography

Sebastien has always been intrigued and interessed in aviation, at first he considered being a fighter pilot.

He chose a general engineering course in order to have a general scientific knowledge and he was admitted to Centrale Nantes, a French Engineering School.

In his second year, Sebastien turned back to his first love within the aeronautic optional course of his school and with this course he learned about aircraft functioning and conception with things like propulsion, structure, flight dynamics and aerodynamics. He decided to focus on this last aspect for his degree project.

With this mid, he applied for an aerodynamics internship job at Avions Mauboussin, in order to work on the project Alerion M1h which particularly interested him.

Rocco NANNAVECCHIA

Operations and certification trainee

rocco.nannavecchia@avions.mauboussin.fr

Biography

Since his childhood, Rocco has been always fascinated and intrigued by the aviation World but the first landing of the majestic B747 Dreamlifter at Grottagile Airport in 2007 has been the decisive event that definitively sanctioned his belonging to this field.

After 5 years of technical high school in the domain of aeronautics and several work-experiences at aeronautical companies such as Leonardo S.p.A, among others, Rocco decided to get a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace and Astronautic Engineering at Politecnico di Torino with a final thesis on the FEA – Finite Element Analysis.

He then continued his academic path at Politecnico di Torino by starting a Master’s degree in Aeromechanics and Aeronautical Systems which led him to an ERASMUS experience in Toulouse, at the École Nationale de l’Aviation Civile.

However, his extreme interest in the work done by NSTB and BEA gave him a strong interest in whatever concerns safety, aircraft certification and continuous airworthiness. This interest led him to join Avions Mauboussin for the realization of his Master’s Thesis on the certification and operations of innovative hybrid STOL aircraft within the UAM scenario.

Alix RICOUR

Avionics Trainee

alix.ricour@avions.mauboussin.fr

Biography

It all started in 2006 when she went to the Cambrais Air Base airshow. She remembers it like it was yesterday, the Rafales and Mirages passed in front of her child’s eyes. From this moment, everything was clear to her: Alix wanted to work in the aeronautical world.

Once her scientific baccalaureate in her pocket, she went to Paris to realize her dream. She entered the IPSA (Polytechnic Institute of Advanced Sciences) to specialize in processing embedded information. Alix is a girl involved in her school. For 3 years, she was the president of the IPSA Flight association. This association of passionate builds a Boeing 777-200 simulator on a 1.1 scale. She had the chance to show off her simulator at the 2017 and 2019 Paris Air Show. This show left a deep impression on her through all the wonderful encounters she had.

But working as a future aeronautical engineer is not enough for her. Alix wants to take off and fly to new horizons. So, she decided to take her ULM certificate. Once her patent in her pocket, she went flying, letting herself be carried by the wind. This is how she ended up at Avions Mauboussin, working on the avionics part.

The team

David GALLEZOT

Aircraft design

Pierre OLIVIER

Marketing

david.gallezot@avionsmauboussin.fr

pierre.olivier@avionsmauboussin.fr

Biography

David is passionate about aviation, all kinds of aviation. In addition to working in the aviation industry, he is also an airplane pilot, mechanic and historian. And would like to be a glider pilot and skydiver…

Graduate of the most prestigious school in France, Ecole Polytechnique, he completed his studies at Supaéro, one of the leading aeronautical engineering faculties in Toulouse.

Its first job is the design of avionics for a wide range of airplanes and helicopters. He is among the pioneers of mapping and databases, creates certification requirements for innovative technologies and has worked with a wide range of customers, partners and suppliers in France, Germany, Canada, the UK and the US, including the FAA and EASA.

As Head of Airworthiness at Sky Aircraft, he contributed to the organization of this start-up aimed at designing the Douglas DC-3 of the 21st century and is now a recognized consulting engineer in the field of high level safety on-board systems, design certification and organization approvals with respect to all European and American aeronautical regulations.

It is uncompromising on simplicity and efficiency in the design of aircraft, engines and systems and on the paramount importance of safety. It also believes in social and environmental responsibility.

He created Avions Mauboussin with the dream of reviving a famous brand of French light aircraft from the 1930s and, at the same time, applying new technologies and green processes to general aviation.

Biography

If we describe Peter’s life in a few words, those words would be movement and innovation.

He was born in Saint-Malo, France, a famous port that also gave birth to many sailors, explorers, writers and scientists. He graduated from the ICN Business School – University of Nancy in the early 1970s.
After an internship at L’Oréal, he worked in Paris in consumer product marketing for major French companies, including Pernod-Ricard and Danone.
Looking for new experiences, he was appointed Sales and Marketing Director at Smith & Nephew, a UK medical device company, and Pierre’s innovative ideas helped take the company to new horizons. His international experience continued when he joined Lohmann & Rausher, an Austro-German company which is a leader in the same field.

At the beginning of the 21st century, his international experience caught the attention of his former school and he joined the management team of the ICN business school in Nancy. There he was in charge of the Grande Ecole programme and later assumed the role of Director of Corporate Relations. He also teaches strategic marketing.

Pierre is now retired and divides his life between his family, sailing and coaching. He continues to accompany entrepreneurs and Art Craft students in their projects, starting, of course, with the marketing side!

Guillermo CLAVERIE

Structure trainee

Pierre DURAND

Communication trainee

guillermo.claverie@avionsmauboussin.fr

pierre.durand@avionsmauboussin.fr

Biography

As son of a military engineer, Guillermo grew up in an Air force Base. Because of that, watching the aircrafts take off and fly became the funding stone of his passion. This led him to pursue his studies as Aeronautical Engineer at Universidad Tecnologica Nacional in Argentina. During his studies and after graduation, he worked as CAO and Product Engineer for the automotive industry, mainly for PSA Groupe Argentina.

During one of his travels across Europe in 2017, he visited Toulouse and then Paris, during the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget. This made him realize that he should move to France in order pursue the dream of working with Aircrafts. Two years after, in 2019, he is accepted by ISAE Supaero to join the Advanced Master’s program in Aeronautical and Space Structures. As part of his professional thesis, he joins Avions Mauboussin as Intern for the structures department giving him the opportunity to gain expertise and knowledge to develop aircrafts light natural composites structures.

Biography

Pierre Durand is passionate about drawing. Since his childhood, he draws and create an universe around his characters. After graduating from S, he’s working towards a university degree in multimedia and internet professions, in Belfort Montbéliard university. This formation combines a creative and a technological aspect, offering skills in multimedia sector.

While learning, Pierre has discovered a special attraction for the design part of the formation. However, he doesn’t ignore other aspects as the programming, important website’s management. Actually, thanks to his skills, he could help enterprises in various tasks link to multimedia’s field.

In order to validate his diploma and to integrate into the professional world, Pierre has been recruit in Avions Mauboussin’s enterprise. Being part of the team, he helps with the website’s maintenance and creates communication actions to increase the company’s visibility.

Baptiste LEGRAND

Propulsion systems trainee

Sébastien MARAIS

Aerodynamics trainee

baptiste.legrand@avionsmauboussin.fr

sebastien.marais@avionsmauboussin.fr

Biography

As he remembers very well, Baptiste interested himself in those giant aircraft right after watching a documentary on turbine engines. How can a 10-year-old boy stay unaffected by so much mystery and complexity ? After earning his scientific high school degree, Baptiste begins his wild ride by attending ESTACA (Ecole Supérieure des Techniques Aéronautique et de Construction Automobile).

His academic curriculum as well as his professional experiences, helps him unveil the complex mechanisms, that raised so many questions before. Within ESTACA, extracurricular projects in which he took part in, bring a new light on aeronautical design. Project NEO introduced him to light aircraft, as well as full electrical hybrid propulsion.

His work experience, at Mercedes-Benz and Gühring KG, offers him a foretaste of German company culture. He discovers the broad spectrum of possible jobs and know-how as well, from design to tests engineering, manufacturing and quality management.

Seeking new knowledge and expertise, he joins the team at Avions Mauboussin, to work on hybrid propulsion systems.

Biography

Sebastien has always been intrigued and interessed in aviation, at first he considered being a fighter pilot.

 

In his second year, Sebastien turned back to his first love within the aeronautic optional course of his school and with this course he learned about aircraft functioning and conception with things like propulsion, structure, flight dynamics and aerodynamics. He decided to focus on this last aspect for his degree project.

With this mid, he applied for an aerodynamics internship job at Avions Mauboussin, in order to work on the project Alerion M1h which particularly interested him.

Rocco NANNAVECCHIA

Operations and certification trainee

Alix RICOUR

Avionics trainee

rocco.nannavecchia@avionsmauboussin.fr

alix.ricour@avionsmauboussin.fr

Biography

Since his childhood, Rocco has been always fascinated and intrigued by the aviation World but the first landing of the majestic B747 Dreamlifter at Grottagile Airport in 2007 has been the decisive event that definitively sanctioned his belonging to this field.

After 5 years of technical high school in the domain of aeronautics and several work-experiences at aeronautical companies such as Leonardo S.p.A, among others, Rocco decided to get a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace and Astronautic Engineering at Politecnico di Torino with a final thesis on the FEA – Finite Element Analysis.

He then continued his academic path at Politecnico di Torino by starting a Master’s degree in Aeromechanics and Aeronautical Systems which led him to an ERASMUS experience in Toulouse, at the École Nationale de l’Aviation Civile.

However, his extreme interest in the work done by NSTB and BEA gave him a strong interest in whatever concerns safety, aircraft certification and continuous airworthiness. This interest led him to join Avions Mauboussin for the realization of his Master’s Thesis on the certification and operations of innovative hybrid STOL aircraft within the UAM scenario.

Biography

It all started in 2006 when she went to the Cambrais Air Base airshow. She remembers it like it was yesterday, the Rafales and Mirages passed in front of her child’s eyes. From this moment, everything was clear to her: Alix wanted to work in the aeronautical world.

Once her scientific baccalaureate in her pocket, she went to Paris to realize her dream. She entered the IPSA (Polytechnic Institute of Advanced Sciences) to specialize in processing embedded information. Alix is a girl involved in her school. For 3 years, she was the president of the IPSA Flight association. This association of passionate builds a Boeing 777-200 simulator on a 1.1 scale. She had the chance to show off her simulator at the 2017 and 2019 Paris Air Show. This show left a deep impression on her through all the wonderful encounters she had.

But working as a future aeronautical engineer is not enough for her. Alix wants to take off and fly to new horizons. So, she decided to take her ULM certificate. Once her patent in her pocket, she went flying, letting herself be carried by the wind. This is how she ended up at Avions Mauboussin, working on the avionics part.