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Pascale Sourisse

Senior Executive Vice-President, International Development, Thales

Director since: 2007
Current appointment ends: SGM 2019
Number of VINCI shares held: 1,000 at 31/12/2017
Age: 55
Director considered independent by the Board of Directors.

Outside the VINCI Group in listed companies
Appointments and other positions held at 31/12/2017
Director of Renault SA and member of its Audit, Risks and Ethics Committee.

Appointments and other positions that have expired during the last five financial years
Director of Areva SA, member of its Audit and Ethics Committee and Chairman of its End-of-Cycle Obligations Monitoring Committee.

In unlisted companies or other structures
Appointments and other positions held at 31/12/2017
Chairman of Thales International SAS; Chairman of Thales Europe SAS; permanent representative of Thales on the Board of Directors of ODAS and member of its Remuneration Committee; fellow of the Académie des Technologies (the French National Academy of Technologies).

Appointments and other positions that have expired during the last five financial years
Member of the Supervisory Board of Thales Nederland BV; member of the Boards of Directors of Thales USA, Inc., Thales UK Limited and Thales Electronics Ltd; Chairman of Thales Canada Inc.; member of the Boards of Directors of the following Australian companies: ADI Engineering & Vehicles Pty Ltd, ADI Group Holdings Pty, ADI Group Pty Ltd, ADI Lithgow Pty Ltd, ADI Munitions Pty Ltd, Australian Defence Industries Pty Ltd, Thales Australia Holdings Pty Ltd, Thales Underwater Systems Pty Ltd, Thales Training & Simulation Pty Ltd, Thales ATM Pty Ltd, Thales Australia Corporate Finance Pty Ltd and Thales Australia Finance Pty Ltd.; permanent representative of Thales as Director of Sofresa; member of the Governing Board of Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR, the French National Research Agency); Chairman of the Advisory Board of Télécom ParisTech; member of the Governing Board of Agence Nationale des Fréquences (ANFR, the French National Frequencies Agency).

Pascale Sourisse is a graduate of the École Polytechnique and of Télécom ParisTech. She worked as an engineer at Compagnie Générale des Eaux from 1984 to 1985, as an engineer in the telecommunications division of Jeumont-Schneider from 1985 to 1986, and as head of the enterprise network division at France Telecom from 1987 to 1990. From 1990 to 1994, Mrs Sourisse worked in the French Ministry for Industry as assistant deputy manager, then deputy manager, of the Consumer Electronics and Audiovisual Communication department. She then joined the Alcatel Group, where she held the positions of Director, Planning and Strategy from 1995 to 1997, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Skybridge from 1997 to 2001, and Chief Executive Officer and then President and Chief Executive Officer of Alcatel Space from 2001 to 2005. She was President of Alcatel Alenia Space (now Thales Alenia Space) from 2005 to 2008. Since April 2007, she has been a member of the Executive Committee of Thales. From May 2008 until early 2010, Mrs Sourisse was Chief Executive Officer of Thales’ Land & Joint Systems Division. In early 2010, she was named Chief Executive Officer, then Senior Vice-President for Defence & Security C4I Systems at Thales. Since early 2013, she has served as Senior Vice-President for International Development at Thales.