Education and career
Jean-François Guillemin, Ph.D. in Law, started his career as a lecturer of law of contract and tort and commercial law at Université Paris II (Assas). He also headed the Centre Interprofessionnel de la Formation à la Fonction Personnel (CIFFOP) at the same time. He joined the Bouygues group in July 1986 as senior manager of the Group Legal Affairs department, which he went on to head in 1988. In 1991, Jean-François Guillemin was appointed Group legal director. He has been handling the Group’s major legal issues since then. He has been Group General Counsel since March 1998.
Other positions and functions in the Group
Director of Colas, Bouygues Construction and Bouygues Europe (Belgium); standing representative of Bouygues on the Board of Bouygues Telecom; member of the Board of Bouygues Immobilier; member of the Board of Directors of the Francis Bouygues Foundation.
Other positions and functions outside the Group
Director of Sorbonne Universités.