Area Manager

Directeur Régional

Area Manager


Company and/or organization

Company owning the French national railway system.


Challenge of the position

The responsibility for the second largest region of the railway system, i.e. several billion Euros in construction and maintenance projects.


Challenge of the recruitment

The client expected to enrich the diversity of their Regional Directors' profiles with a candidate coming from the industrial sector, not necessarily the infrastructure environment, with strong management capacity and able to adapt to various political, technical and social contexts.


Assignment conclusion

Launched at the beginning of July, the presentation of the short list took place at the end of that same month, negotiations on remuneration in August, and the recruited candidate, a lady with background in the industrial sector, joined the company in September.