Béatrice Lafaurie is a graduate of Sciences Po and holds a DESS postgraduate degree from Paris Dauphine University. She has held Human Resources Director positions at companies in transport, banking, insurance and healthcare for over 20 years. In 2007 she joined SNCF, serving as head of Manager Recruitment and Evaluation and later as Human Resources Director, first for the Northern Paris region and then for SNCF Voyages. When SNCF Mobilités EPIC was founded, Ms Lafaurie was named its Chief Human Resources Officer, and since January 2020 has held the same position at the newly created SNCF Voyageurs SA. She is also a member of its Executive Committee.