Daher evolves its Executive Committee


Daher has announced new appointments within its Executive Committee as the aircraft manufacturer, industrialist, industrial service provider and logistician renews its objectives for industrial excellence.

Alain-Jory Barthe joins Daher and takes charge of the company’s Industry Division from October 1

Alain-Jory Barthe

As the Senior Vice President – Industry, Alain-Jory Barthe is responsible for deploying Daher’s “Take Off 2027” strategic plan for the company’s industrial business while continuing to develop partnership relationships with its major aeronautical clients. In his new role, he also becomes a member of Daher’s Executive Committee.

Barthe has solid industrial experience, particularly in the aeronautics sector. He began his career in 1995 at Labinal, which was part of the Safran group at the time. Barthe joined Manoir Industries in 2008 as Director of Operations, followed by his appointment as CEO of the company’s Aerospace Business Unit and subsequently as President of Manoir Aerospace. Following the company’s merger with LISI Aerospace, he became President of the Forging & Casting division until 2018, when he took over as head of Thales Electrical Systems.

An engineer who graduated from the Université de Technologie de Compiègne and the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers, Barthe also holds an MBA from the HEC business school.

Julie de Cevins will become the Daher Group’s Sustainable Development Director, effective January 1, 2024

Julie de Cevins

In her current role as the acting Senior Vice President – Industry and a member of Daher’s Executive Committee, Julie de Cevins will work in collaboration with Alain-Jory Barthe through the end of 2023 in managing the company’s Industry Division.

From January 1, 2024, she will become the Daher Group’s Sustainable Development Director. Within Daher’s Executive Committee, de Cevins will be responsible for supporting the Group’s strategies in terms of decarbonization and corporate social responsibility.

She joined Daher in November 2018 and was the Senior Vice President of Programs within the Executive Committee from March 2021, subsequently taking responsibility for the Nuclear and Projects Division of the Daher Group from July 2022, along with the interim role as the Industry Division’s Senior Vice President beginning in June 2023.

de Cevins has spent her entire career in the aeronautical environment with OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers, airlines, and MROs for commercial and business jet clients. She has extensive experience in customer management.

She followed a dual course in engineering (EPF/ISAE-Supaéro) and business (eMBA from the CPA in Toulouse) before successively joining Thales, Altran Technologies and Airbus as an engineer between 1988 and 1998. Until 2015, she held the sales and program functions at Honeywell Aerospace prior to joining Assystem Technologies as the Vice President of Aerospace.