Responsible for Legal Affairs, Risks & Insurance, Ethics and Compliance
Isabelle Balestra holds a postgraduate diploma in international commercial law from University of Paris 1, along with postgraduate diplomas from the Paris Bar School and from the Institute of Public Business Law.
After working for ten years as a lawyer in law firms specialising in business law, she joined Bouygues Offshore in 2000, before taking up a position at Vinci Construction Grands Projets as head of the legal department in 2008. In July 2013, she moved to Keolis as head of the legal department, being appointed head of legal affairs, compliance and insurance in 2019. She sat on the management committee and chaired the ethics and compliance committee.
Isabelle joined Bouygues Construction in February 2023 as General Counsel with responsibility for Legal Affairs, Risks & Insurance, Ethics and Compliance.
She is a member of Bouygues Construction’s Executive Committee.