Our missions

AGIFI aims to inform transportation policies to encourage an innovative and sustainable approach to mobility. We take positions in public debates on economic, political, and regulatory topics concerning railways so that this ecological, economical, and inclusive form of transport can further contribute to local economic development.

AGIFI participates in public debates on all topics relating to the development of the railway sector.

What does the Association do?


the role and activities of private infrastructure managers and their alternative approaches by demonstrating the feasibility and effectiveness of Public-Private Partnerships and highlighting the sustainability of the approach.


to changing and creating regulations that govern the work of our members.


and share best practices, all while developing new ones.


the economic, social, and ecological contribution of railways and Public-Private Partnerships.

Hervé Le Caignec graduated from École Spéciale des Travaux Publics (TP86) and started his career building and maintaining road infrastructure.

He then oversaw the development and operation of major infrastructure through Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) both in France and abroad. He spent 14 years at the VINCI Group, 4 years at SNCF, and 10 years at the Caisse des Dépôts Group. In March 2017, he was named Chairman of LISEA, the concession holder for the Tours-Bordeaux high-speed line.

A graduate of École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Gilles managed the Île-de-France regional branch for Egis Aménagement (transport and mobility engineering, urban development, etc.). He then served as Managing Director of the European Economic Interest Grouping that manages and operates the Mont Blanc Tunnel for ATMB and the Italian Mont Blanc Tunnel Company (SITMB).

He became the new Managing Director of Oc’Via on 1 May 2019.