Dassault Group


Groupe Industriel Marcel Dassault SAS
TypePrivate (Société par actions simplifiée)
Founded1929; 93 years ago (1929)
FounderMarcel Dassault
(born Marcel Bloch)
HeadquartersRond-point des Champs-Élysées-Marcel-Dassault, Paris, France
Key people
Laurent Dassault
OwnerDassault Family
Number of employees
23,400 (2010)

Dassault Group (French pronunciation: ​[daso]; also GIM Dassault or Groupe Industriel Marcel Dassault SAS) is a France-based group of companies established in 1929 with the creation of Dassault Aviation by Marcel Dassault, and led by son Serge Dassault with cofounder of Dassault Systèmes Charles Edelstenne.

Currently, Dassault Aviation Chairman and CEO is Éric Trappier.[1][2]

According to Challenges, the Dassault family's combined net worth is estimated around 23,5 billion euros.[3]



  1. ^ "Charles Edelstenne Named Dassault Group Successor, Becomes Billionaire". Forbes. 27 June 2014.
  2. ^ "Company profile of GIMD". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved 1 October 2012.
  3. ^ "La fortune de Laurent, Olivier, Marie-Hélène & Thierry Dassault - Les 500 plus grandes fortunes de France". Challenges (in French). Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  4. ^ "US/France: Dow Kokam acquires SVE | Automotive World". www.automotiveworld.com. 14 January 2010. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  5. ^ "Dassault's SVE to Combine with Dow Kokam in Li-ion Battery Partnership for EVs". Green Car Congress. Retrieved 2020-12-15.
  6. ^ "IMMOB.DASSAULT" (in French). Euronext. November 20, 2019. Societe: Company Profile. Retrieved 28 Nov 2019.

External links

  • Official website