• Who are we?

We are a “pure player” in Transition Management. The members of NIM Europe’s executive team have held operational positions throughout their careers and have experience tested by the company and its needs; they can serve as consultants to clients to help them determine their needs.

A team of corporate experts

Having held operational positions, the NIM Europe team has proven experience in business and its requirements. They are able to serve as consultants for clients to help them define their needs.



CEO – Vice President of FNMT

Graduated from HEC Business School , certified at New York University and the London Business School, he started his career with L’Oréal and the Bourjois Chanel Group,.He than held general-management responsibilities with the Estée Lauder Group (France, Germany), and later with the Revlon Group, for which he was President and CEO in France. He also completed a transition assignment in the LVMH Group. He acquired NIM Europe in 2011.
“Since the acquisition of NIM Europe four years ago, my team and I have found that this business has been profoundly professionalised and is now entrusted to managers with increasingly specific, advanced experience. This understanding of the business means that we work every day in close contact with our clients, so that we can make a careful, relevant selection from among the profiles of our transition managers and executives. Our recent successes have proven the rightness of this approach.” Mail : gcabriwiltzer@nimeurope.com


Associate Partner

A graduate of the Economic and Financial Section of the IEP in Grenoble, she holds a third-cycle degree in marketing and communication from IAE and trained as a journalist at CFJ; she held various management positions in communication and marketing, in particular with the SNCF, at France 2 and at Arkema. She was previously a partner in an international executive search firm and joined NIM Europe in 2011.
“For the past four years I have undertaken various assignments for companies undergoing restructuring, reorganisation or development. I have supported general managers in a struggling transport company, in a pharmaceutical company undergoing European reorganisation, and in a rapidly growing industrial enterprise. In these types of circumstances, beyond experience, the mission leader’s personality must perfectly match the company’s culture and that of its executives; that is the main measure of success, and hence it is our constant concern.” Mail : bandurand@nimeurope.com



After handling business development for a previous Interim Management company, he held various managerial positions in sales and marketing in the music industry and radio (RTL Group) for more than 20 years and joined NIM Europe in 2012.

“For the past three years with NIM Europe,, I have specialised in industrial operational positions (industrial site director, production manager, purchasing and supply chain ) in the automotive and aeronautical industries in particular. I have also filled positions for very unusual and specific profiles, such as quality and regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical industry where transition management is very crucial.” Mail : epoiraudeau@nimeurope.com



A graduate of ESC Rouen and the holder of an Executive MBA from HEC, Franck served in Operational Management and General Management for more than 20 years in several international high-tech groups (Otis, Fujifilm, Avery Berkel, Siemens). Later he was CEO of Johnson Controls Service et Solutions France. He joined NIM Europe in 2014.
Mail : fphilippe@nimeurope.com



François joined NIM Europe in 2016 after 8 years as an Associate Partner in an Interim Management company. He has been successfully dealing with over 100 assignments.
“Even though interim management in now common, each assignment is unique.” Mail : fdeviller@nimeurope.com


François VAQUIER

A graduate of the Joint Warfare Superior School, Major General (2S), François spent most of his career in the Army in operational command and staff positions. He worked for 12 years in senior positions in the Human Resources Department and then in the cabinet of the Minister of Defense, where he headed the structure in charge of supporting general officers to civil employment. Before joining NIM Europe in 2017, François developed his knowledge of the business for 4 years in two transition management firms.

« Through this carrer at the crossroads of the public and the private sector, I have acquired the conviction that the management of transitions is an innovative solution, for contexts of exceptional situations, where the understanding of the issues, the sense of the human, the agility and responsiveness are the key factors of success. During the missions that I accompanied for 4 years, I was able to confirm that listening, transparency, loyalty, ability to detect the best talents are the pledges to feed the trust capital.” Mail : fvaquier@nimeurope.com

Étienne ANDRE

Étienne ANDRE

Graduated from ESSEC Business School, Étienne joined IBM France as a sales engineer and then joined Axa where he successively managed the distribution network in the north-east quarter of France, R & D in group insurance, and then a mutual insurance company of the group. He then carries out missions of director and agent in service companies for which he carried out major restructurings. He was previously business partner in a interim management company.

“Particularly attentive to the performance and organizations of companies, generalist profile, I define myself as a developer adept of the African proverb that teaches us that alone we go faster, but that together, we go further. “

Mail : eandre@nimeurope.com

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