Ouarda Karraï, who was born in 1972, gained a degree in Law from Pantheon-Sorbonne University (Paris I). She began her career as a consultant with responsibility for relations with local authorities and development in a strategic consulting firm specialising in social housing in Paris. She joined the Bouygues Group in 2007, first as Deputy Manager of Institutional Relations at Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France. She was appointed Sales Director of the entity in 2010.
Since March 2015, she has been Business Development Director of Bouygues Construction, reporting to Philippe Bonnave, Chairman and Chief Executive of the Group.