Léontine: General Secretary - France

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Position: General Secretary
Nationality: France
Home Country: France


I have a record of strengthening financial management and leading strategic change, acting in the role of CFO and Deputy General Manager in international holding companies, mid-cap businesses and group subsidiaries, in food and process industries. Qualified accountant, I bring over 20 years of international experience in industry leadership roles, financial audit and consultancy.

Major Achievements

Organisation of the holding company’s administrative functions, introduction of new management controls, restructuring of the group’s legal entities (from 9 to 5), reorganisation, harmonisation of group procedures and information systems, strengthening of management accounting procedures, introduction of group reporting. Creation of a shared packaging centre.The group attained 1m Euros in operating cost savings with an optimized organisational, operational and legal structure and also a shared packaging unit for the two production sites. In addition the group’s operations benefited from a common set of procedures, and the two factories achieved ISO 9001 Certification.

Industry Sector Competencies

• Consumer Goods
• Office Supplies
• Packaging
• Construction Industry
• Food industry
• Financial Services

Professional Objectives

• Function: Managing director - Transition manager
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Consultant: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: France, Croatia, Africa,

Additional Professional Interests

• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• France

Operational Competencies

• Acquisition and shadow management (Expert)
• Geographical expansion (Expert)
• Company rescue or turnaround (Expert)
• Close down or sell off (Expert)
• Pre or post investment audit (Expert)


Home Country:
Full time
DECS - Qualified accountant
Croatian, English, French, Serbo-Croatian
Management experience:
More than 15 years
Company size:
Start-up, SMB, Multinational
Interim Manager: