After graduating from Montpellier Business School, Christine Fabresse joined Crédit Lyonnais in 1987 where she held various commercial management positions, including business center manager, international cash management specialist, and head of retail and professional markets. Then, she held several positions in human resources from 2001, notably as head of HR development at Crédit Lyonnais, before joining in 2003, Crédit Agricole SA as head of HR policies and mobility. In 2006, she re-joined the general management committee of LCL as head of business development for retail banking. In 2008, she was appointed to the executive committee of the Caisse Nationale des Caisses d’Epargne (CNCE) with responsibility for sales management. Then, within Groupe BPCE, she became in 2011 head of business development for the Caisses d’Epargne and executive committee member. Christine Fabresse has chaired the Caisse d’Epargne Languedoc Roussillon Management Board since 2013.