Antoine Gervais, 45, joined the family-owned Mora International group at the beginning of 2022 after having spent over 20 years in industry and services. A graduate of Supaero and with a Masters of Science from Stanford University, Antoine Gervais started his career with Dassault-Aviation in 2001, firstly in the engineering and design department in Paris then with the certification department in Bordeaux.
In 2006 he completed his education with an MBA from INSEAD then worked in turn for Jet Aviation, a leader in technical services for business aviation, then for SR Technics, a company specialized in aeronautical maintenance and engineering. In 2016 and until he joined Mora, he was Managing Director for the Swissport group's airport activities in Geneva and Nice. In parallel, Antoine Gervais has been a Mora International board member for 5 years.
Clément Lacroix, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mora International and representative of the next generation of the family-owned group's shareholders, says: “We are delighted to welcome Antoine Gervais as managing director of Mora International. The years he spent on the company's board of directors have paved the way for a natural transition to this executive role, in which he will be able to continue developing the company”.
Antoine Gervais says: “I am delighted to be back in an engineering and technical development environment. The company has high growth potential, so I began by meeting Mora International's customers in order to consolidate existing partnerships and forge new ones over the long term. This announcement is also an opportunity to thank Jean-Pierre Lacroix very warmly, who has run the Mora International group for more than 30 years, expanding it and passing it on in a family setting".
With 320 staff, Mora International is a high-tech industrial group specialized in plastics among other things for the medical, automotive and defence sectors. From design and development to the fabrication of tools and equipment and injection of plastic parts, Mora International controls the entire value chain for the benefit of a demanding and diversified clientele. Founded in France over 50 years ago, the group also operates in Portugal and Romania, and works closely with top-tier customers.
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