Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, VINCI Energies
Born in 1956, Mr Meignié is a graduate of the ENSEGP–INP Grenoble engineering school. He began his career at Compagnie Générale de Géophysique (CGG), where he held a number of operating and senior management positions, in particular in Asia and South America, before being appointed Chairman of CGG Marine. He joined VINCI Energies in 2000 as GTIE Northern Europe Development Director. In 2001, he was named Deputy Managing Director and in early 2002 Managing Director of the VINCI Energies International division. In 2005, he became Deputy Managing Director of VINCI Energies and joined the VINCI Coordinating Committee. His responsibilities were broadened in 2006 to include supervision of the VINCI Energies Central & Eastern Europe division, the chairmanship of the Axians brand and, in 2009, supervision of the Ile de France and Fire Safety, France divisions. In 2009, he was appointed Chief Operating Officer of VINCI Energies. Following the arrival of Cegelec in 2010 and the creation of VINCI’s Energy business line, he became Deputy Managing Director of the Energy business line and Managing Director of the VINCI Energies & Cegelec International division. He was appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of VINCI Energies in june 2012.