Pierre Mongin takes up chairmanship of the SYSTRA Supervisory Board
The Supervisory Board of SYSTRA, RATP and SNCF’s joint engineering subsidiary, confirmed the appointment of Pierre Mongin, CEO of RATP, as Chairman of the Supervisory Board on Tuesday 9th December 2014, in accordance with the pact established by the shareholders in 2010 to rotate the chairmanship. At the same time, Pierre Izard was appointed Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board.
Pierre Mongin “paid tribute to the work carried out by Guillaume Pepy and is delighted to be taking up chairmanship of this impressive engineering firm. SYSTRA is a major asset for both groups as mass transit programmes are being developed the world over. SYSTRA’s objective for 2018 is to achieve the ambitious growth and development plan that was defined with Pierre Verzat and his teams, and in so doing, to strengthen the entire railway sector.”
Pierre Izard, Managing Director, SNCF Railway Safety and Quality Systems, was appointed Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of SYSTRA.
Guillaume Pepy emphasized that Pierre Izard’s wide-ranging experience at SNCF fully justified his appointment.
The Supervisory Board ratified this appointment, which is effective with immediate effect.
As CEO of SNCF, Guillaume Pepy, will continue to be a member of the Supervisory Board and to support the Group to help it to achieve its objectives.