Paris EUROPLACE is the professional body which supports the France-based financial services industry and promotes Paris as an international financial center. Paris EUROPLACE gathers and expresses positions of market players as it seeks to strengthen the attractiveness of the Paris financial marketplace, establish constructive relations with European Institutions in a global financial context, stimulate research and financial innovation, and promote these objectives internationally.


CEO, VINCI CONCESSIONS and President, VINCI Airports


Nicolas Notebaert is a member of the VINCI Group Executive Committee and serves as CEO of VINCI Concessions, bringing together global market leaders VINCI Airports, VINCI Highways and VINCI Railways. He oversees a network of world-class transport infrastructures spanning over 18 countries, including 35 airports, 26 road infrastructures and 4 railway projects - among which the South Europe Atlantique High-Speed Line (France), one of the world’s largest infrastructure projects ever delivered with a PPP scheme. As President of VINCI Airports, Nicolas Notebaert also holds leadership positions in prominent projects throughout the world : President of the Board of Nuevo Pudahuel, the consortium operating Santiago’s airport bringing together VINCI Airports, Aéroports de Paris and Astaldi; Chairman of the Board of Cambodia Airports; and Chairman of the Aéroports du Grand Ouest Concession Company. He serves as a board member of Aeroportos de Portugal (ANA), Kansai Airports (Japan) and Aéroports de Lyon (France).


Nicolas Notebaert joined the VINCI Group in 2002 as Head of Operations for the French road concession Cofiroute, before being appointed Director of Business Development for VINCI Concessions France in 2004. In February 2008, he became Chairman of VINCI Airports and joined VINCI Concessions’ Executive Committee. Prior to joining the VINCI Group, he held various positions in the French Ministry of Public Works and was a cabinet member of the French Minister for Transportation and Infrastructure between 1995 and 2002. He started his career in 1994 as a consultant to the World Bank. Nicolas Notebaert is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique (X 89) and Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (Ponts 94).

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