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Arnaud NICOLAS appointed as R&D Director of éolane France

éolane announces the appointment of Arnaud NICOLAS as éolane France* R&D Director, effective from June 26, 2023.

éolane is pleased to welcome Arnaud NICOLAS as the R&D Director of éolane France*. He reports to Benjamin GAUCHENOT, France* Deputy General Manager.

With a Master's degree in Electronics, Automation, and Electrotechnics, Arnaud brings 25 years of experience in global R&D roles, particularly in the EMS field. 

Throughout his professional career, Arnaud has developed expertise in Electronics, Power Electronics, Software, Mechanics, Industrialization, Integration, and Certifications. This extensive experience makes him an ideal candidate to support our clients on comprehensive R&D topics. 


  • According to Arnaud Nicolas: "I am delighted to join an organization that covers all the necessary expertise in its fields to design and manufacture electronic products in various sectors. It will be a pure pleasure for me to promote and offer this 'one-stop-shop' solution to our clients, guiding them from idea to market through the stages of design, prototyping, certification, industrialization, and scaling."


  • Benjamin Gauchenot adds: "Arnaud's arrival is excellent news for us. His broad experience, especially in software development and industrialization, will accelerate the R&D development initiated with the Alizés plan. We are excited to work together in the service of our clients"


*éolane France comprises the operational entities of the éolane group located in France, Germany, and Morocco.