Born in 1957, Philippe Denery is a graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies (“Sciences Po”) and ESSEC business school. He also holds a Masters in private international law, and an MBA from UCLA.
Philippe Denery begin his career at the French Development Agency, working in management control and audit.
In 1988, he became Chief Financial Officer of the airline Air Afrique.
He joined the Bouygues group in 1990 as head of financial engineering in the construction branch.
In January 1999 he was appointed Corporate Secretary of Saur International, and in 2002 returned to Bouygues Construction as Director of Mergers and Acquisitions.
He then served as Director of Management Control and Planning at Bouygues Telecom until July 2007, when he joined the TF1 group to take up the post of Executive Vice President, Group Finance.
In February 2016, Philippe Denery was appointed Executive Vice President, Finance and Procurement. He is responsible for all financial management and accounting activities, audit and internal control, treasury, financial communication, and the procurement function.