General Director - SNCF Voyageurs
Since May 2016, Florence Parly heads up SNCF Voyageurs, which brings together all organisations related to passenger railway traffic (SNCF Voyages, TER, Transilien, Gares & Connexions), and reports revenues of 15.40 billion. She is the former SNCF Group’s Chief Strategy & Finance Officer. A graduate of Institut d’études politiques de Paris and École nationale d’administration, Florence Parly began her career in 1987 as a civil administrator in the budget department of the French Finance Ministry. In 1997 French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin appointed her as his Budget Adviser, and she was named Secretary of State for the Budget in 2000. In 2004, she became Managing Director of the Regional Development Agency for the Paris region, and in 2006 she joined Air France as head of investment strategy, becoming Executive Vice-President of Air France Cargo in 2008.