Bertrand Burtschell is appointed Chief Executive Officer of Bouygues Travaux Publics from May 2, 2023. In this capacity, he joins the Executive Committee of Bouygues Construction.
Under the responsibility of Jean-Philippe Trin, Deputy CEO of Bouygues Construction and Chairman of Bouygues Travaux Publics, he will continue to develop the company’s infrastructure activities around the world, particularly in the areas of carbon-free energy, rail mobility, maritime infrastructure and responsible management of natural resources.
“The technical expertise of the 8,700 employees of Bouygues Travaux Publics has made it possible to carry out emblematic projects in all regions of the world, in particular the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant or the HS2 high-speed line in Great Britain, the Fécamp offshore wind farm and certain Grand Paris Express projects in France, the Pawtucket water management tunnel in the USA, and many metro lines in Toulouse, Melbourne, Cairo, Abidjan…”
A graduate of CentraleSupélec and the Universitat Politèchnica de Catalunya (UPC), Bertrand joined the Group in 1994 in Hong Kong. He then contributed for 10 years to major projects, first in France then in Hong Kong and Switzerland. In 2006, Bertrand gradually took over the management of Bouygues Travaux Publics in France, Switzerland (PraderLosinger Sion), Europe and supervises Bouygues Construction Expertises Nucléaires. Since March 1, 2020, he has been Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Bouygues Travaux Publics.