PRESS RELEASE: DELPHINE BERT TO HEAD UP AESARA PARTNERS IN LYON

Aesara Partners Strengthens Its Operations In Europe With The Opening Of An Office In Lyon, France



Aesara Partners is delighted to announce the opening of their office in Lyon under

the leadership of Delphine Bert who joined Aesara Partners’ International Executive

Coaching and Consulting team in 2019. Aesara Partners is headquartered in

London with offices in France (Paris, Lyon), Asia Pacific (Singapore, Hong Kong,

Melbourne), and the Americas (Boston, NY, Buenos Aires).


Delphine qualified as a coach after 30 years of corporate experience in the FMCG

industry. This included over 10 years as an Executive Board member and General

Manager leading large teams through business turnarounds, organisation

restructures and cultural transformations.


Delphine has worked in different Divisions in Danone including Waters, Dairy & Plant

Based and Early Life Nutrition in France and the UK and has held several international positions at Corporate level as an Auditor and as Global Account Commercial Director.


As a General Manager, Delphine successfully led team engagement programmes to generate strong ownership around transformation and embed leadership behaviours to support the organisation.


As an Executice Coach & Consultant, Delphine is passionate about helping senior leaders and Executive Boards to become “the best version of themselves” and succeed in building and delivering their ambitions.


Delphine Bert said: ‘I believe Lyon to be a critical business center for Europe and I am thrilled to be joining a great team of multicultural and diverse coaches who bring both senior business expertise and a wealth of leadership and coaching experience. I am convinced that although business performance depends on expertise and competencies, it can increase exponentially with the right individual and collective mindset.’


Founding Partners, Jodie Gibbens, Nathalie Dassas and Nell Montgomery commented: ‘Delphine brings with her a wealth of business and strategic transformation experience which is key to support our clients in this ‘never-normal’ environment. Over the last 18 months, Delphine has demonstrated her ability to manage complex business and leadership situations with conviction, care and impact. We are delighted that Delphine will be heading up our operations in Lyon as we believe in supporting our clients globally and locally to maximise impact and performance.’


Delphine is a certified coach from Barefoot Coaching ICF PG Cert in Business and Personal Coaching in the UK. She holds an MBA from HEC and a Master’s degree from KEDGE Business School in France and has benefitted from Danone Leadership programmes at INSEAD. Delphine is also a certified non-executive board member from EM Lyon

and sits on a number of advisory boards.