Ricard Font i Hereu was born in 1971. In 2018 he was appointed president of the public company Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC). Formerly, he held the Secretary of Infrastructures and Mobility and the Directorate General for Transports and Mobility. During his professional career he has practiced law and has held different offices related to the management of infrastructures, transports and mobility at the public sector. Ricard Font holds a bachelor’s degree in Legal Science by UdG; a Master’s degree in Territory, Urban Planning and Environment Law by UPF; a Master’s degree in Management and Administration of Corporate and Cooperative Business by UdG and has completed postgraduate courses at UAB, UPF and ESADE.