Jean-François Vandenabeele, President
Founder & Partner at Astorp Occupier Solutions
Clark Elliott, Vice-President
Workplace Strategies Consultant at Advanced Workplace Associates
One of the most knowledgeable Workplace Strategists in Europe, Clark Elliott is recognised as a trusted advisor to C level Decision Makers exploring the opportunities that workplace transformation programmes and New Ways of Working (NWoW) can provide. Clark Elliott’s extensive experience developing projects to implement NWoW and related Change Programmes use holistic solutions that integrate people, work processes, technology, and place. A regular speaker at HR events, Clark Elliott’s unique career focus maps the evolution of New Ways of Working across Europe at several of the world’s largest organisations.
Patrice Jaquier, Treasurer
General Manager Switzerland at AREMIS Group
Patrice is a Business IT graduate, celebrating 20+ years helping customers to cope with complex business process in HR, Finance, Real Estate and Facility Management. Following an MBO, Patrice has taken the new challenge of managing AREMIS Group offices in Lausanne and Zurich, Switzerland. Since 2019, he also plays a role as Corporate Processes, Tools, Risk and Compliance Officer at the group level.
Sylvère Caron, Secretary
Consultant at World League for the Right to Happiness
International consultant, Sylvère Caron is recognized as an expert in performance and change management. Physiotherapist and osteopath, specialized in posturology and ergonomics, he has oriented his career in HR coaching and consulting for international groups with a specialization in performance optimization and neuroscience, especially in work environments. Of international culture, he advises companies in many fields, represents in Switzerland the world league for the right to happiness and is the author of “Le pouvoir de tout changer”.
Frédéric Galetto, Vice-Secretary
Facility & Energy Manager at World Economic Forum
Starting his career in the construction sector, the professional journey of Frédéric had various stages, including environmental security, IT, health and safety as well as delivering the wide range of services found around teams and stakeholders in today’s corporate world. Earning a CAS in energy management and developing strong interests toward sustainability as well as human capital, Frédéric has led energy efficiency projects and introduced Activity Based Working / New Ways of Working with a workplace strategy mindset into organisations from diverse sectors. From operational environments to the consulting and project management world, the various skills of Frédéric make him a pragmatic Facility Manager with a human and sustainable touch.