Gaetan Menozzi

Academic career


Graduated Engineer in Physics and Electronics of Engineering School I.C.P.I of Lyon

Professional career

31 years in Aerospace & defense

Crouzet - Sextant Avionique - Thomson-CSF Sextant (now Thales Avionics)20 years background in interconnects & packaging: PCBs, MLBs, Hybrids & MCMs for aerospace applications – Member of the Staff of ISHM France in the 80’s
10 years in managing R&D programs for VHP MEMS: very High Performance MEMS for avionics & defense

July 2000 to 2004
December 2005 

MEMSCAPDirector Major Programs V.P. Corporate R&DMEMS design & manufacturing for medical, avionics, telecoms…

Since January 2006 

MEMSCAPV.P.  Corporate Strategy

Related Organizations & Programs

From 1995 to 2005

Chairman of NEXUS European Network of Excellence of MSTs/MEMS : EU funded Network

2001 - 2004

Chairman of a French Military Task Force for the future of MEMS in military applications & Presenting France in NATO lectures for MEMS navigation systems in 2003 and 2004

Since 1998

Chairman of EURIMUS: the Strategic EUREKA cluster program two steps 5 years/500 M€. for the development of MEMS & MEMS based systems in civil applications. EURIMUS II Schedule 2004-2009

Since June 2006

Chairman of EURIPIDES Eureka initiative for Integration & Packaging of µDevices & Smart Systems as the merger of EURIMUS  (MEMS) & PIDEA(Interconnects & Packaging).  7 years program/1,2 B€.
Schedule 2006-2013