Chairman of Soletanche Freyssinet
Manuel Peltier, a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées engineering schools, began his career at Freyssinet in 1995, where he first worked outside France on cable-stayed bridge projects in Hong Kong and the United States.
He subsequently headed a number of projects – the Millau bridge, the Dubai metro viaduct and the Sungai Prai viaduct in Malaysia – for the company. He became head of the Major Projects division in 2008.
Manuel Peltier was appointed Deputy CEO of Freyssinet in July 2012, CEO in April 2014. He is now Chairman of Soletanche Freyssinet.