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Overview

Lobbying Costs

300,000€ - 399,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3.5 Fte (7)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

0

High-level Commission meetings

39

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    THALES

    EU Transparency Register

    91711831031-23 First registered on 29 Jan 2009

    Goals / Remit

    Thales is a global technology leader investing in digital and deep tech innovations – connectivity, big data, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and quantum technology – to make the world safer, greener and more inclusive and in turn build a future we can all trust, which is vital for the development of our societies. The company provides solutions, services and products that help its customers – businesses, organisations and states – in the defence, aeronautics, space and digital identity and security markets to fulfil their critical missions, while keeping human intelligence at the heart of the decision-making process. With 81 000 employees in 68 countries, Thales reported sales of €17,6 billion in 2022.

    Main EU files targeted

    Horizon Europe, European Space Programme, European Defence initiatives and programmes, Digital Europe Programme, eIDAS 1 & 2, Security including Border management and large-scale IT systems, Smart Border, Aeronautics, Security Research, Cyber Security, Defence including fostering a strong European Security & Defence Policy, EU Maritime Policy, Air Traffic Management, Civil protection and Crisis management, Cohesion Policy, Neighbouring policy, Digital Identity, Document Security, Protection of Public space, Digital Single Market.

    Address

    Head Office
    4, rue de la Verrerie
    MEUDON-SUR-SEINE 92190
    FRANCE
    EU Office
    avenue de Cortenbergh, 60
    BRUXELLES 1000 - 3
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    7

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%1
    50%4
    25%2

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    3.5

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 26 Feb 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 05 Nov 2021 05 Nov 2022
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 24 Oct 2020 23 Oct 2021
    Mr Solly SIDE 17 Apr 2019 01 Apr 2020
    Mr Clement UNTERREINER 21 Mar 2019 01 Apr 2020
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 13 Nov 2018 13 Nov 2019
    Mr Alexandre GOULFIER 23 May 2018 21 Mar 2019
    Ms Marie-Sophie SEBA 21 Nov 2017 08 Sep 2018
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 20 Nov 2017 13 Nov 2018
    Mr Alexandre GOULFIER 12 May 2017 29 Apr 2018
    Mr Solly SIDE 23 Mar 2017 22 Mar 2018
    Ms Marie-Sophie SEBA 22 Nov 2016 19 Nov 2017
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 19 Nov 2016 18 Nov 2017
    Mr Bastien BELLEIL 02 May 2016 30 Apr 2017
    Mr Solly SIDE 01 Mar 2016 27 Feb 2017
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 01 Dec 2015 19 Nov 2016
    Ms Perrine DANIEL 01 Dec 2015 23 Nov 2016
    Ms Marie-Sophie SEBA 01 Dec 2015 22 Nov 2016
    Mr Bastien BELLEIL 25 Apr 2015 23 Apr 2016
    Mr PAUL HOUOT 17 Mar 2015 13 Mar 2016
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 06 Jan 2015 01 Dec 2015
    Ms Perrine DANIEL 28 Nov 2014 26 Nov 2015
    Mr PAUL HOUOT 27 Feb 2014 03 Mar 2015
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 20 Dec 2013 19 Dec 2014
    Ms Perrine DANIEL 20 Dec 2013 28 Nov 2014
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 18 Jan 2013 20 Dec 2013
    Mr PAUL HOUOT 06 Feb 2013 05 Feb 2014
    Ms Perrine DANIEL 19 Jan 2013 20 Dec 2013
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 11 Oct 2012 08 Feb 2013
    Mrs Perrine DANIEL 11 Oct 2012 08 Feb 2013
    Mr PAUL HOUOT 22 Mar 2012 08 Feb 2013
    Mr Marc CATHELINEAU 16 Nov 2011 11 Oct 2012
    Mrs Perrine DANIEL 28 Nov 2011 11 Oct 2012
    Solly SIDE 29 Feb 2012 08 Feb 2013

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Companies & groups

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    ASD (Aerospace and Defence Industries Association of Europe) - ECSO (European Cyber Security Organisation) - UNIFE (European Rail Manufacturing Industry) GIFAS (Groupement des Industries Françaises de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace)- AFEP (Association Française des Entreprises Privées) - MEDEF (Mouvement des Entreprises de France) - FI (France Industrie) - CDPF (Cercle des Délégués Permanents Français) - Club Europe & Défense - Eurosmart - BITKOM

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    300,000€ - 399,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    TypeNameAmount
    Grant Horizon Europe 2022 36,980,000€
    Grant Horizon Europe 2021 8,680,000€
    Grant EDF 2022 72,800,000€
    Grant EDF 2021 70,000,000€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    NameAmount
    euralia 10,000€ - 24,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    300,000€ - 399,999€

    Other financial info

    EDF 2021 and 2022 grants include Thales Alenia Space grants.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Intelligent Transport Systems#E01941#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=1941 #Not a member #C#Industry#Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS)#Competitiveness of the Rail Supply Industry#E03536#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3536 #Member #C#Industry#Commission expert group on Policies & Programmes relevant to EU Space, Defence and Aeronautics Industry (SDA)#E03775#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3775 #Member #C#Industry#SDA - Subgroup on Policies & Programmes relevant to EU Space Industry#SDA - Subgroup on Critical Technologies and Supply chains#SDA - Subgroup on Defence#Group of Experts on the Smart Tachograph#E03663#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3663 #Member #C#Industry#Consumer Safety Network #E00935#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=935 #Not a member #C#Industry#Sub-Group on Artifical Intelligence (AI), connected products and other new challenges in product safety

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Sky and space
    Participation in the Kangaroo Group

    Communication activities

    None

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    39 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 23 Jan 2024 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Exchange on key priorities for the year to come and beyond - meeting with Hervé Derrey - Deputy Director General of Thales Group
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 20 Jun 2023 Location Paris
      Subject Exchange of views on the side of the visit to the Paris Air Show (Le Bourget).
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 16 May 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Cyber matters
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 25 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject European Digital Identity (eID)
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 23 Feb 2023 Location Brussels -BERL
      Subject Space
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
    • Date 25 Jan 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting on the margins of the Space Conference to exchange views on Galileo and Copernicus.
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 14 Jun 2022 Location Charleroi (Thales Alenia Space Belgium)
      Subject Presentation of innovative machines for satellite component production and testing, developed at a traditional industrial site.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 08 Jun 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject Follow-up meeting to discuss on Horizon Europe, Space and Defence issues.
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 26 Jan 2022 Location BRUSSELS
      Subject Programmes spatiaux européens
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Valere Moutarlier (Cabinet member)
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Oct 2021 Location Brussels
      Subject Purpose of the meeting was to elaborate on general overview and discussions on European issues in space, update on the space market and EU programs (Copernicus, Galileo, Egnos, etc.), Future Flagships (Space Connectivity).
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 19 Jul 2021 Location Commissioner's office
      Subject spatial, identité numérique
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Feb 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject Defence, Sapce, AI, PIEEC,
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Nov 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject 1. State of play EIC pilot toward full-fledged EIC under Horizon Europe (TF.1) 2. EIC Co-investment strategy EIC Fund and big Corporates (TF.3)
      DG Research and Innovation
      Attending
      • Jean-Eric Paquet (Director-General)
    • Date 21 Sep 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Exchange of views with Thales on EU Budget, Horizon Europe & Space.
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 26 May 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Telesat LEO constellation project
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 26 May 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Exhange of views with Thales on LEO constellation and possible industrial cooperation with Telesat.
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 26 May 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Telesat LEO constellation project
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 04 May 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Call to discuss the recovery plan.
      DG Defence Industry and Space
      Attending
      • Timo Pesonen (Director-General)
    • Date 12 Jul 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject space
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Tomasz Husak (Cabinet member)
    • Date 17 Jun 2019 Location Paris Mission
      Subject Paris Air Show visit 2019
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Attending
      • Joshua Salsby (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 02 Jun 2019 Location Mission to Seoul
      Subject Lunch with Korean industry stakeholders
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Attending
      • Joshua Salsby (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 21 Jan 2019 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject introduction of the new VP
      DG Mobility and Transport
      Attending
      • Henrik Hololei (Director-General)
    • Date 05 Jul 2017 Location Toulouse
      Subject site visit + implementation of space strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Energy Union
      Attending
      • Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President)
      • Christian Linder (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 09 Jun 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Implementation of the Space Strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Energy Union
      Attending
      • Christian Linder (Cabinet member)
    • Date 14 Mar 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject aerospace research, drones, cyber-security
      DG Mobility and Transport
      Attending
      • Henrik Hololei (Director-General)
    • Date 25 Jan 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Space Strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Energy Union
      Attending
      • Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 24 Jan 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Galileo Project
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Miguel Arias Cañete
      Portfolio Climate Action &amp; Energy
      Attending
      • Silvia Bartolini (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Oct 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject EU Space Strategy regarding telecom - capabilities offered by space infrastructures
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 19 Oct 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject EU Space Strategy regarding telecom - capabilities offered by space infrastructures
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 30 Sep 2016 Location Brussles
      Subject Space policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Tomasz Husak (Cabinet member)
    • Date 24 Jun 2016 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject EFSI and ERTMS
      DG Mobility and Transport
      Attending
      • Henrik Hololei (Director-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 22 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Space Strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Tomasz Husak (Cabinet member)
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject cybersecurity
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
      • Bodo Lehmann (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 04 Mar 2016 Location Saudi Arabia
      Subject aviation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Attending
      • Matej Zakonjsek (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 02 Feb 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Space Strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Jan 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Space Strategy for Europe
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Energy Union
      Attending
      • Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 20 May 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Flexibility provided by the closure guidelines , case of ELI project in Romania
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Corina Crețu
      Portfolio Regional Policy
      Attending
      • Tomas Nejdl (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Apr 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Defense
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Elżbieta Bieńkowska (Commissioner)
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Mar 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Research and Innovation policies; public private partnerships
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Attending
      • Carlos Moedas (Commissioner)
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