Short Bio - François's Profile
Position: COO/Managing Director
An MBA-educated, globally experienced and fluent Portuguese-speaking General Manager with an international and multi-disciplinary experience in complex, cross-cultural and multi-lingual environments delivering several business turnaround and Greenfield project growth successes in Europe and Africa.
Successfully developed and negotiated a Greenfield project of High Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV) plants, in project finance regime (saving > 30% for a M€ 10 Capex and increasing project profitability > 40%), and during the construction phase, on behalf of the investor, planned and implemented EPCM services (M€ 1.2)
Industry Sector Competencies
Function: Deputy General Manager, Purchasing Manager, Director of Project Development
Sector: Water & Sanitation, Agri-Business, Renewables, Infra-structures
Interim Manager: Yes
Permanent Position: Yes
Availability: Full time
Prefered Locations: Africa, Middle East, Brazil
Technologies to market (Professional)
Business development (Professional)
New product or service launch (Professional)
Engineering Degree and MBA
English, French, Portuguese
More than 15 years
Start-up, SMB, Multinational
- Call us: USA +1 646 898 2014 | UK +44 203 137 2581 | France +33 970 448 419 | Germany +49 89 5480 3739 | India +91 124 663 7651
a timely professional matching process to identify and present the right international executives with relevant local expertise amongst our interim managers, executives, and executive investors.
a unique cross-border reactivity with a first selection of international executives submitted to our clients in less than 10 days through an executive search amongst our executives and interim managers.
for any executive recruitment, the clients have the flexibility either to sign a few months interim management agreement or to hire directly our vetted executives for a permanent position.
100% success fees based on executive recruitment closing. A fixed recruitment fee specific by region and unique for any salary. No retained fees. No exclusivity.