Jean Bénabou is a French mathematician working in category theory. He studied under the supervision of Charles Ehresmann and received his PhD from the University of Paris in 1966 on the topic of what we now call monoidal categories.
J. Bénabou, Théories relatives à un corpus , C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 281 Série A (1975) pp.831-834. (gallica)
J. Bénabou, Fibrations petites et localement petites , C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 281 Série A (1975) pp.897-900. (gallica)