Vincent Descours began his carreer at the French consulate in Mumbai, India. He then joined the Finance Department of the French chemical company, Rhône Poulenc, before joining Banque Worms’ Investment Banking Department.

He continued his carreer within Investment Banking Divisions of Morgan Grenfell and Credit Suisse.

In 1998, he joined as Group CFO the French retail firm, Cora-Révillon (known for its hypermarket chain Cora, supermarkets Supermarchés Match and garden centers Truffaut …), which then became the Belgian group Louis Delhaize, based in Brussels.

Vincent Descours is graduated from ESSEC and holds a Master specialising in International Transport.

He was elected at the Paris commercial court in October 2017.

Vincent Descours speaks fluent English.