Chairman, VINCI Construction France
Born on 16 May 1967 in Lille, France, Hugues Fourmentraux is a graduate (1990) of the ENSAM (Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers) engineering school. He began his career as a contract manager at Spie Citra.
He joined the Group in 1995, serving successively as contract engineer, principal contract engineer, works director, operations director and director of building at Sogea Nord between 2001 and 2005. He then moved from the Nord to the Rhône-Alpes region, where he joined Lamy as Deputy Director.
In 2007, he joined the teams at Sogea Nord-Ouest, becoming head of the Normandy regional building division when it was set up in 2008. He took charge of the VINCI Construction France Normandie Centre delegation in 2010.
He was named Operations Director, Grand Ouest at VINCI Construction France on 10 February 2011 and Deputy Managing Director on 28 January 2013.
Hugues Fourmentraux was appointed Managing Director of VINCI Construction France on 1 July 2015 and Chairman on 1 January 2016.