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Francois Toutain

Francois Toutain, French electronics company executive, educator. Decorated Silver medal French Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers Association, 1968; Chevalier, Ordre National Du Merite, France, 1975. Served to lieutenant Commander French Navy, 1948-1949.; Member French Information Manufacturers Association (vice chairman).

Background

  • Toutain, Francois was born on January 10, 1927 in Paris. Son of Paul Georges and Louise (Lepland) Toutain.

  • Education

    • Children– Isabelle, Florence. Doctor in Engineering, Conservatoire National Arts Metiers, Paris, 1947. Development engineer Thomson-Broadcast, Paris, 1944-1947.

      Manager development department Thomson-Radar, Paris, 1949-1956. Executive president SESCO (Semiconductors), Paris, 1957-1968. Executive president SPERAC, Paris, 1969-1970.

      Senior vice president C.I.I. (electronic data processing), Paris, 1970-1975. Deputy general manager Thomson-Cerebrospinal fluid electronic data processing and vice president Communications Branch, Paris, since 1975. Chairman Ecole Nationale Superieure De Physique.

    Career

    • Manager devel; Chairman Ecole Nationale Superieure De Physique.

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant Commander French Navy, 1948-1949. Member French Information Manufacturers Association (vice chairman).

    Connections

    • Married Denise Odette Lavigne, October 29, 1949 (deceased 1969).; married Louise Denise Menvielle, August 31, 1971. Children– Jean-Francois, Philippe.
    • father: Paul Georges Toutain
    • mother: Louise (Lepland) Toutain
    • spouses: Denise Odette Lavigne
    • Louise Denise Menvielle
    • children: Jean-Francois Toutain
    • Philippe Toutain
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    Born January 10, 1927
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