Vice President, Strategy & Technology
Benjamin Binet is VP of Strategy, Airspace Mobility Solutions at Thales. In this role, Benjamin is in charge of defining the way forward for Thales Air Traffic & Navigation business through products, services, innovation, partnerships, alliances, M&A and Public Affairs.
He joined Thales in 2019 through the acquisition of Gemalto where he held various executive roles from 2003 to 2019 in Marketing, Sales, Product Management and General Management at HQ in France but also in Brazil and in South Africa. Before joining Gemalto, Benjamin spent nine years in the fast moving consumer goods industry and in the first wave of startups in 1999-2000 around customer relationship management.
Benjamin holds a Master of Business Administration at ESCP-Europe Business School, Paris. Half French and half Belgian, he speaks four languages and has built strong multi-cultural skills through his time abroad and his trips. Benjamin holds a Private Pilot Licence and has always been passionate about aviation.