Transdev Group appoints Caroline Gonin as Group Chief Human Resources Officer



Issy-les-Moulineaux (France) – May 17, 2021 – Transdev Group, an operator and global integrator of mobility, announces the appointment of Caroline Gonin, 49, as Group Chief Human Resources Officer, effective July 15, 2021. In this capacity, Caroline Gonin will join the Group’s Executive Committee and will report to Thierry Mallet, Chairman and CEO.


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    In her new role on Transdev’s Executive Committee and in line with the Group’s action, her priorities will include:

    • pursuing social dialogue at all levels;
    • managing and developing skills, and attracting the best talent within a highly international group undergoing a major transformation, in order to better meet the needs of our customers and the territories we serve,
    • accelerating the implementation of our diversity policy.

    Caroline, who also brings a very solid industrial experience acquired in the automotive and energy sectors, both in France and internationally, is seasoned in the challenges of transformation and change management in complex environments. 

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    She will be responsible for instilling a culture of performance and progress, in particular in the management of our talents, throughout the group.

    Caroline started her career in France in 1995 at Areva as Industrial Relations Manager at the La Hague site. She then held several positions as HR Manager of business units, before becoming Director of Areva University in 2009. In 2012, based in New Delhi (India), she became Director of Alstom University. In 2015, she joined the Renault-Nissan Alliance, in France, and became Director of Learning and Development, in close relation with Japan. At the beginning of 2017, she joined Valeo as HR Director of the Transmission Systems product group and was promoted to VP Human Resources of Valeo Thermal Systems in March 2019.

    Caroline holds a Master’s degree in Labor Law from the University of Paris II Assas.

    About Transdev:

    As an operator and global integrator of mobility, Transdev – The mobility company –empowers freedom to move everyday thanks to safe, reliable and innovative solutions that serve the common good. We are proud to provide 11 million passenger trips everyday (6,2 million in 2020) thanks to efficient, easy to use and environmentally friendly transportation services that connect people and communities. Our approach is rooted in long-term partnerships with businesses and public authorities, and in the relentless pursuit of the safest and most innovative mobility solutions. We are a team of people serving people, and mobility is what we do. Transdev is jointly held by Caisse des Dépôts Group (66%) and the Rethmann Group (34%). In 2020, with 83,000 employees in 17 countries, the Group generated total revenues of € 6.75 billion.

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