He is skilled in working with clients on human capital management including talent assessment and organisational design.
Prior to joining Eric Salmon & Partners, Jean-Etienne worked for four years as Deputy CEO at LMDW, the French leader for fine spirits distribution, where he restructured the company and doubled the size of the business, including in Europe and Asia. He also worked with PE-backed companies in the distribution and consumer sectors.
Jean-Etienne began his career with McKinsey & Company where he spent six years in the Paris and Johannesburg offices, and served clients across a variety of sectors with a focus on performance transformation, addressing strategic, operational and organisational issues.
A French national, Jean-Etienne has lived in South-East Asia and South Africa and graduated from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC), and holds a Master of Sciences in Management from ITAM in Mexico.
Languages French, English, Spanish