A team of around 15 experienced consultants.
With inside knowledge of the corporate environment, many have been directors or managers
Men & women from the Theatre world
Experts in communication and pedagogy
In addition to corporate training action,s many of the team train leadership and communication skills in Business schools and universities: Groupe HEC(MBA, CPA, CRC), Groupe INSEAD(CEDEP), Ecole Polytechnique, THALES University…
After graduating as an « Ingénieur Polytechnicien » from the Institut Français du Pétrole, I entered the theatre world as an actor and director. I then moved into the corporate world (congresses, conventions, internal TV magazines) and I trained in communication and coaching.
Within Avant-Scène, I provide consulting, training and coaching in communication, leadership, management and human resources for clients such as Thales, Sanofi, Bouygues, Société Générale…
I work with senior leaders, managers and executives from large corporations train in French and English
With an MBA, (HEC) in Management and in Economy (Economic Science and Political Science), I have developed and managed several consultancy and training companies.
I accompany companies for their change management strategies, and I have worked in various business sectors (energy, banking/insurance, real estate, tourism, transport, industry, health and safety…). I train and co-animate to strengthen synergies between commercial/operational and support teams, always putting the client, internal or external, in the centre.
Virginie Le Bastard
For 18 years, with a Master’s in human resources, I accompanied different companies developing their Human Resources processes : Recruitment, Training, Mobility, Learning Development.
I then became a Training Consultant in Operational and Strategic Management and in HR Development for groups in the private sector.
I train in Conflict and Stress Management, accompany individuals and teams for Change and Crisis Management . I also coach individually and train co-development practices.
Background in journalism and theatre. A theatre manager, a stage director and playwrite, then artistic director for Cruise liner companies. I then became a trainer/consultant in areas of interpersonal development : public speaking, conflict management, management…
I coach senior leaders, managers and company executives from large groups such as Total, Société Générale, ANSES, Bouygues, Thales… I also teach communication and leadership in business schools (CPA-HEC, HEC Genève, École Polytechnique…). I train in French and Spanish
Teacher of Art and Theatre, I left the UK for Paris where I set up a training company specialised in Business English and communication.
I design and train programmes for public speaking, storytelling, debating, negotiation, teambuilding… My work takes me around the globe : USA, Japan, China, Latin America…
Bilingual (English/French) I work as a consultant and coach for senior leaders, managers and executives belonging to large corporations (Sanofi, Thales, Bouygues…).
After graduating as an Agricultural Engineer (Ina-pg), I followed my passion for theatre, becoming an actress and stage director. I then trained as a consultant coach for public speaking in the corporate world. I train and coach communication, assertiveness, management and leadership.
I also animate train-the-trainer and co-development programmes. I accompany senior leaders, managers and executives from large corporations such as Thales, Leroy Merlin, Groupe Rocher, Eiffage, APM…