Thierry Ligonnière, a graduate in civil Engineering from the École Spéciale des Travaux Publics, du Bâtiment et d’Industrie, and holder of a Master’s Degree (DESS CAAE) in Business Administration has been associated with the airport sector throughout his entire professional career.
His vast experience in airport management, encompassing both the financial and the operational domains, has been fostered by a truly international professional path that began in Mexico and has since took him to France and Portugal.
Thierry has been working for VINCI since 2006, where he has held several positions, first in VINCI Concessions (project Director) and later in VINCI Airports as General Director of the airports of Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne (2009/10) and Quimper Bretagne (2009/13) and President of the Rennes, Dinard Bretagne airports (2010/13).
In January 2014, Thierry was designated Chief Operating Officer and Executive Board member of ANA Aeroportos de Portugal SA, following the acquisition of the Portuguese airports concessionaire by VINCI.
His vast international experience, particularly focused on latin countries is at the core of his recent nomination as Portugal South America Area Director at VINCI Aiports.
Thierry is fluent in 4 languages: French, English, Spanish and Portuguese, his married and have one daughter (8 years).