Paris / San Francisco
He started at Zodiac in merger and acquisitions and then was head of most of the group’s operational units.
During his tenure he directly oversaw more than 25 acquisitions.
When the Safran group took over Zodiac early 2018, Maurice Pinault was member of the board and deputy CEO. He oversaw the takeover from the Zodiac side.
After his departure he created VIARMA (reg TM) and signed contracts to become senior advisor to both a French consulting firm (CEO2CEO Consulting) and to a US based investment bank (Antares Intl Partners), which also has offices in Paris.
Maurice Pinault is a graduated engineer from Ecole Centrale Paris and has an MBA from Harvard.