Chairman of VINCI Construction Grands Projets
Born in 1966, Patrick Kadri is a graduate of École Centrale Paris, one of the highest Engineering schools in France. He has spent his entire career within the VINCI Group:
He joined Dumez Ile-de-France in 1991 within the Tendering Department, becoming construction manager in 1994.
In 1997, he joined Dumez-GTM as Project director at the wastewater treatment plant in Bogota, in Colombia, before being appointed, in 1999, deputy to the director of the Sao Paolo agency in Brazil.
In 2003, he joined the Executive Committee of Socatop (project of an underground motorway in Paris, France – 1,5b€) and then became director of development of VINCI Construction Grands Projets for France in 2004. He was appointed director of the Southern Europe and Romania area in 2007, enlarged to include Turkey in 2009 and the exceptional bridges business line in early 2011.
He was appointed Managing Director of France & Mediterranean Europe in June 2011 and Managing Director of France, Mediterranean, Africa, Near East & LNG storage facilities activities in October 2012.
He has been appointed CEO of VINCI Construction Grands Projets in January 2018 and Chairman since November 2018.