President, Global Operations and Components
François Barbier is President of Global Operations and Components at Flex since DATE. He is responsible for Worldwide Manufacturing, Global Procurement & Supply Chain, IT, Smart Automation, Advanced Production Engineering, Global Business Excellence and Quality Systems, and Flex’s Components Businesses. François joined Flex in July 2001 and held a variety of leadership roles, including President of Flextronics’ Mobile and Consumer Division and Senior Vice President of European operations.
Prior to joining Flex, he was Vice President of Operations and Supply Chain for Alcatel’s Mobile Phone Division where he managed industrial facilities in France, Eastern Europe, China, and Mexico.
François also is on the Board of Directors of Roctool and Keecker. He holds an engineering (BTS) degree in Production from Couffignal School and completed a post graduate Business joint program from Insead and Alcatel University.