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Franck COLCOMBET (Tecalemit Aerospace) appointed President of Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

 Franck COLCOMBET (Tecalemit Aerospace) was appointed President of Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes at the Board Meeting held on March 26, 2019.

The current Managing Director of Tecalemit Aerospace Group, Franck COLCOMBET takes over from Christophe ULRICH (Director of Avnir Engineering) at the head of the association which federates aerospace players in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. Franck COLCOMBET intends to establish his chairmanship in the continuity of previous presidencies and strenghten the action carried out by the cluster by bringing his energy, his vision and the experience acquired through the development of Tecalemit Aerospace group which in a few years has grown from € 6M to € 60M in revenue, both through organic growth and external acquisition operations.

The shared objective, carried by the new presidency, is to

  • enhance the visibility of the regional offer whom industrial know-how offers an impressive coverage of skills for the aeronautics and space markets,
  • develop synergies between regional players to create new development opportunities,
  • amplify relations with major national and international primes to encourage support in regional activity.

Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes will be attending next Paris Air Show from June 17 to 23, where the region will be represented by more than 150 industrial companies, including about a hundred in the regional collective booth located in hall 4.

About Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

  • Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (non-profit organization) is the network of high-performance Aerospace players in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes today federates more than 200 members.
  • Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes’s mission is to bring together skills, energies and resources to support the design, development, production and sale of high-performance technologies, products and services for the Aerospace market.
  • Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is a member of GIFAS and EACP (European Aerospace Cluster Partnership).
  • Aerospace Cluster Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is supported by the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region, the Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and the French State.


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