Managing Board

The Managing Board is Rail Forum Europe’s main governing body. Composed of a limited number of Full Members. it sets out the programme of priorities & initiatives to be taken by the Association, as well as it reviews and approves all applications for Full and Associate membership. The Managing Board is composed of the President, the two Vice-President and any other MEP interested in taking an active role in devising and determining Rail Forum Europe’s activities.

Andrey Novakov MEP
President Chairman of the Managing Board
European People’s Party
Anna Deparnay-Grunenberg MEP
Greens/European Free Alliance
Istvan Ujhelyi MEP
Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats
Dominique Riquet MEP
Member of the Managing Board
Renew Europe

Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee consists of a limited number of Associate Members. It assists the Managing Board in preparing its budget and determining the main lines of the work undertaken by the Rail Forum Europe – including, notably, the programme of events/activities –, as well as in assessing the applications for associate membership. The RFE Advisory Committee for the European Parliament’s legislative term 2019-2024 is made of the Associate Members indicated below. The current Chair of the RFE Advisory Committee is Alstom (until March 2024).