Mérignac (France), December 15, 2020 – Azur Drones, the European leader in autonomous UAVs, continues its development and structuring with the appointment of Hugues d’Alès as Deputy Managing Director Sales & Strategy. Hugues d’Alès will support Jean-Marc Crépin, CEO, and Nicolas Billecocq, COO, in the company’s growth both in France and internationally.
Graduated from the French military academy Saint-Cyr and former officer of the Paris Fire Brigade, Hugues d’Alès has a proven track record in sales and marketing for major wine estates, L’Oréal and Hermès. He brings to Azur Drones his extensive knowledge of international business development, strategic planning and operations management.
“We are delighted to welcome Hugues to the Azur Drones adventure to coordinate marketing and sales activities. His experience, his dynamism and the cross-cultural dimension of his career are all assets that will help us to consolidate our leadership position in the autonomous UAVs growing market.” explains Jean-Marc Crépin, CEO of Azur Drones.