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6/22  27th Annual Fête Gala





The Philadelphia Chapter of
The French-American Chamber of Commerce

proudly presented the























Jérôme Wallut


Alstom North America







Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM






Sheraton Society Hill Hotel Ballroom

One Dock Street near 2nd & Walnut

Philadelphia, PA  19106



Outstanding FACC Service Award Recipient


Peter J. Tucci, Esq.
Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
Founding FACC Board Member

FACC Secretary 1989 - 2000 & FACC President 2000-2016


La Fête Features

International Executive Networking Reception 

Gourmet Dinner with Wine Pairings by Boutique Wine Collection


2017 Global Leadership Award Presentation & Remarks by Mr. Wallut

French-American Cheese & Dessert Buffet


Live Music & Dancing with The Untouchables Band


Merci Beaucoup To Our Generous Sponsors

Thanks to Our  Loyal Supporters

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Jérôme Wallut
Alstom North America


Recipient of the 2017
Global Leadership Award

Meet Our Guest of Honor


Jérôme Wallut has been President of Alstom North America since October 2015. He held the equivalent position at Alstom Transport beginning  July 2014.  

From 2010 to 2014, Jérôme Wallut was Managing Director of Alstom Transport France.

From 2007 to 2009, he was the Key Account Director for SNCF. Before that, Jérôme had been appointed Vice President of the Casco Signal Ltd. joint venture in China. In 2003, he became Key Account Director for RATP and RFF. Jérôme joined Alstom Transport in 2000 as Director of Project  Management  Methods  and  became  Operations  Director  for  the  company’s  signaling business in Asia.

Jérôme began his career at Airbus, where he held various positions in the after-sales division, in the test flight department and subsequently in the programs department and delivery center. 


Born in 1964, Jérôme Wallut is a graduate of the Ecole Supérieure des techniques aéronautiques et de construction automobile transport, an engineering school, and INSEAD.


Alstom is bringing high-speed to America with Avelia Liberty!

Introducing the Avelia Liberty high-speed train, the next generation of Acela Amtrak Service. Avelia Liberty, the latest development of Alstom's high-speed train range Avelia, is based on proven technology with more than 1,000 high-speed trains in service worldwide. Avelia Liberty provides more space and improved comfort for passengers, with enhanced safety and reduced energy consumption.


About Alstom

As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customized services (maintenance, modernization), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked orders of €10.0 billion in the 2016-2017 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people.  


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