Born in 1956, Christian Labeyrie is a graduate of the HEC business school and holds accounting qualifications.
He began his career in 1980 in the Paris branches department of the Crédit Lyonnais bank. From 1984 to 1990, he held various financial posts in the Schlumberger group (as project manager in the Audit Department, then division controller in the petroleum department) and then joined Rhône-Poulenc Santé as head of the treasury and financing department.
He joined VINCI in 1990 as Director of Management Control for the holding company. In 1993, he was appointed Deputy Financial Director with responsibility for financial transactions and for the accounting and tax departments.
Christian Labeyrie has served as Chief Financial Officer of VINCI since January 1999. He was appointed Executive Vice President of VINCI in 2006.