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Roque Carmona


Group Chief Procurement Officer


Roque Carmona is the Group Chief Procurement Officer of Thales. He manages a worldwide spend of over 8 billion euros with a team of 1.400 professionals. He began his career in 1994 in GE as Commissioning Engineer and lived for 8 years outside his home country in different countries like Argentina, Venezuela, Chile, Malaysia, Jordan, Dubai, Denmark, Germany and UK. In 2004, he came back to France and was promoted Sourcing Director for GE Energy Products. He became Executive Sourcing Leader for the GE Gas Engines in 2010 based out of Austria. In early 2014, Roque joined Total as the Vice-President of Purchasing for the Refining & Chemicals branch based out of Belgium. Roque is an Electrical Engineer from ENSAIS Strasbourg and has Executive MBA from HEC of Paris. He’s born in Spain and is married with 2 children.