As Network & Connectivity Director of e.SNCF – SNCF Group HQ, Sebastien is in charge of creating the conditions of success for the next generation of telecom services and capabilities required for passengers & employees experiences and industrial operations.
Graduated from EDHEC Business School (C-Lvl MBA), Sebastien is a member of the digital transformation core team of SNCF since its creation in 2015.
Since 2018, Sébastien Kaiser is leading telecom strategy of SNCF Group, esp. the 5G programme, including Use Case/Business Model/Technology intelligence and the Open Experimentation Platform.
From 2015 to early 2017, he set up the partnerships and processes with the telecom operators (MNOs) and the French telecom NRA (ARCEP) to measure and improve 4G connectivity along the railway lines in order to create a connected, seamless end-to-end journey for passengers and staff. This programme has been extended with Deutsche Bahn. He also set-up the IoT Connectivity Fab.
From 2007 to 2014, at SNCF Réseau (formerly RFF, the French Railway Network) he managed different IT transformation from “train path reservation” to “infrastructure use charge” systems.
As a Partner at Timsoft (1998-2007), a software design company, he led successful ambitious projects for major companies in online gaming, e-commerce or worldwide corporate intranet.