Energy Director e-lab - Bouygues SA
Vincent Maret is currently director of Energy with BOUYGUES Corporate Research and Innovation. BOUYGUES Corporation is the holding company of the BOUYGUES Group. Vince focuses on business development and synergies across the whole group, with an emphasis in the field of Energy, Smartgrid, Ecocities.
BOUYGUES is a diversified industrial group with a strong corporate culture. Its businesses focus on two sectors: construction, with Bouygues Construction (building, civil works and electrical contracting), Bouygues Immobilier (property development) and Colas (roads); and telecoms/media, with TF1 and Bouygues Telecom. Operating in more than 80 countries, the Bouygues group has a workforce of 130,800. Sales: €32.7 billion in 2011, of which €10.1 billion on international markets. Listed on CAC40.
Vince has an extensive experience in marketing, strategy, innovation, project management, telecom and Information Technologies; as Marketing Manager; deputy R&D director with BOUYGUES Telecom and previously as a Project Executive with IBM Global Services. Vince is very familiar with international contexts. He set-up and directed the US Office of BOUYGUES Telecom for 4 years.
Vincent used to sit on the Board of Directors of the French American Chamber of Commerce of San-Francisco and was Chairman of its High Tech Committee until June 2005. He also sat –as Secretary General- on the Board of Directors of Wireless Link, the French Association managing WIFI.
Vince is a graduate of ESPCI ParisTech, Paris, France – Master’s Degree in Physics, Master’s Degree in Chemistry – and from Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris – Master’s Degree in Electronics.