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Permanent Team

Maud Stephan – Chief Executive Officer – +33 622808000

Maud Stephan is the marketing director as well as european manager within Groupe Alpha. For the 5 last years, she has been involved in several european projects amongst them the AgirE project. She is presently involved in several European projets dealing with the setting-up of European sector skills councils.
She former worked within Sodie (outplacement and HR French company), especially on the design and dissemination of methodological tools for the consultants who help job seekers. She has been working for more than ten years in the market studies and training center of the French economic company Les Echos. As financial analyst, she was responsible for strategic and sector analysis and project management. All the analysis were published or used for training. She is fluent in English; French is her native language.

Jean-Jacques Paris – Office Manager –  + 33 673252539

His experience as long-term expert on comparative labour law and industrial relations has made him a renowned scholar and consultant. Before joining Groupe Alpha, he worked as administrator for the European Commission (at the DG Employment). He was in charge of the elaboration and negotiation of labour market Directives and also the author of several reports for the European Commission, in particular the report on the implementation of the « fixed term contract Directive » (2004). He is fluent in English and Italian; French is his native language. Jean-Jacques is a renowned expert on European Works’ Councils and provides regularly training on the new Directive 2009/38/EC and its effects.

Dr. Jörg Weingarten – Consultant – +49 1784455617

Member of board of Consultingeuropa, Jörg Weingarten is the Research director of PCG-Project Consult GmbH. He has a PhD in Economic Geography from the Ruhr University Bochum. He is currently working on European projects in the area of crisis management, social dialog and the anticipation of change. He has also worked on the European project AgirE. He is fluent in English; German is his native language . 

Andre Van Deijk –  Senior Adviseur +31 610 912 276


Sector expertise

Dominique Sellier – Metallurgy: Aerospace, Defense, Energy, Naval and Railway

Mireille Battut – Energy

Sandrine Micol – Food industry

Yvan Laplace – Building, construction and wood

Patricia Pilinski – Chemistry

Specific Skills

Natacha Seguin – Research officer – +33 153626530

A graduate of the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Natacha Seguin working on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and its tools: reporting, transnational social dialogue … She first worked as an extra-financial analyst before joining the Observatory on Corporate Social Responsibility (ORSE) and the CEP Groupe Alpha in 2005. She is fluent in English; French is her native language.

Nicol Neumann-Cosel – Consultant – +49 1784455614

As legal expert, Nicol Neumann- Cosel has given advice during transnational restructuring. She is a certified lawyer with a background on Privatization, Liquidation and Restructuring. She is the managing director of the office of PCG-Project Consult GmbH in Berlin. She is fluent in English, French, Italian and Spanish; German is her native language.