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Patrick Jeantet

Chairman and CEO, SNCF Réseau, and Deputy Chairman, SNCF Executive Board

In May 2016, Patrick Jeantet was appointed Chairman and CEO of SNCF Réseau, and Deputy Chairman of the SNCF Executive Board.

A graduate of École Polytechnique and École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, he began his career in construction at Bouygues and Sogea, then worked in the water industry at Bechtel and International Water. In 2005 he moved into transport, working at SNCF Group subsidiary Keolis—first as Deputy CEO, International Affairs, then as CEO, France—before being appointed Chief Operating Officer of Groupe Aéroports de Paris in 2014.