Véronique Creissels has been appointed Airbus’ Head of Communications and will take up the position in early June. Reporting directly to Airbus President and CEO, Fabrice Brégier, she will oversee the Airbus’ communication activities as Brand Strategy, Media Relations, Internal Communications, Exhibitions, Events and Hospitality as well as Web & Images.
Currently Head of Group Communications at Vallourec – a world leader in premium tubular solutions primarily serving the energy markets, Véronique Creissels has a wealth of experience in Aeronautics and High-Technology Industries.
“I am very pleased to welcome Véronique to Airbus. Her enthusiasm and vast experience leading Communications at highly innovative global companies and her strong international background make her a true asset for Airbus,” said Fabrice Brégier.”I wish Véronique all the best in her new position!”
Heading the Communications for the entire Vallourec Group since 2011, Véronique Creissels successfully strengthened a truly international and strategic Communication Function across markets and countries, while implementing a reputation building roadmap for the Group.
Prior to her current assignment, from 2006, Véronique Creissels headed Communication at Thales Aerospace and Defense Mission Systems. Since 2011 she has been in charge of the “Leadership and Engagement” programme on behalf of the Director of Human Resources.
As Deputy Communications Director of the automotive supplier Faurecia from 2003 to 2006, she built and managed the global player’s international communication network.
After some years in an advertising agency, her career in Communications began in 1991 at Alstom, where Véronique accumulated essential Communications experience in the manufacturing industry. Starting with responsibilities for Brand & Image - she lead the External and later the Internal Communications for the Energy Solutions and Transport Group.
Married with two children Véronique Creissels holds a degree in Law and History as well as a Master in Political Sciences and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Information Management.