André Montaud is an engineer in Physics - Electronics Engineer physically and Industrial Chemistry of CPE Lyon .
He is the General Director of THESAME for the last 15 years, Director of technical centers and CETIM CTDEC and member of the executive committee of poles of competitiveness.
He is an expert in all aspects of R&D management, as well as marketing methods and strategies related to innovation in industry.
Previously he made an international career with TOTAL and ELF in various line and staff positions in research, quality, trade and strategy.
André Montaud has also been Project Manager and then Marketing and CTO in auto markets.