24.07.2006

Alain Bories appointed Director for Strategy and Corporate Development

OHB Technology AG (ISIN: DE0005936124) would like to announce that Mr. ALAIN BORIES was appointed Director for Strategy and Corporate Development and Director General of OHB-France.

48-year old Alain BORIES is an engineer for armament technology and qualified at the Ecole Polytechnique and the Sup’Aéro. He equally passed the French Licence in Applied Economy at the University of Paris Dauphine, and acquired the degree of a Master of Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (US).

He started his professional career with the Délégation Générale pour l’Armement, the French General Agency for Military Procurement, where he was responsible for the programmes C3I for the air force.

In 1987, he started to work for Alcatel ISR, where he performed various functions including that of the Director of the Department for Aeronautic Control. In the year 1996, he became the Vice President for Aeronautics in Alcatel's Department Radio, Space, Defence, before he took over the job of the Director for Institutional Markets with Alcatel Space in 1998.

In the year 2000 he changed to the enterprise of Thomson-CSF (later: Thales), where he worked as the Director of the Space Department and the Galileo programme till 2004.

Apart from that, Mr. Alain BORIES is the Vice President of the Association of Graduates of the Ecole Polytechnique.

Contact

OHB Technology AG
Alain Bories
Senior VP
Strategy and Business Development
Head of Paris Office
61, avenue Victor Hugo
75116 Paris
Frankreich

Tel. +33.1.53 64 2204
Fax +33.1.45 00 1716
E-Mail: alain.bories@ohb-technology.de

Contact for media

Günther Hörbst
Head of Corporate Communications

OHB SE
Karl-Ferdinand-Braun-Str. 8
28359 Bremen
Germany

Phone.: +49 421 2020-9438
Mobile: +49 171 1931041
Email: guenther.hoerbst@ohb.de

Julia Riedl
Corporate Communications

OHB System AG
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82234 Weßling - Oberpfaffenhofen
Germany

Phone: +49 8153 4002 249
Mobile: +49 172 10 80 716
Email: julia.riedl@ohb.de

You can reach both of us with an email to pr@ohb.de