François-Xavier M.

  • Summary

    Very interested and fascinated by new Challenges in Africa.


    Managing Director/Founder
    Congo, the DRC
    January-2019 - Present

     Senior specialist in international management.
     Solid management skills and experience in Project management and team building
     Recognized problem solver (solution driven), assertive and proactive with strong ability in putting charts in place and change management
     Deep understanding and knowledge of the DRC’s, WEST AFRICA's market and business environment
     FMCG and ICT professional with proven time management and negotiation skills
     Excellent communication skills

    Project Manager, Sales Africa
    Brussels Airlines member of Lufthansa Group
    September-2017 - December-2018

    *) Head of Operations/Project Manager Outstations (09/2018 –currently) Burundi- Benin (Expat position)-Senegal (relief)- Uganda (relief).

    *) GENERAL SECRETARY for DRC - HR Business Partner – HR Director (06/2009 –09/2017) (Expat position)

    HR business Partner for Brussels Airlines (Headquater) and General Secretary - HR Director and Member of executive committee for subsidiary of DRC(Kinshasa) (As an expat).
    HR Director and Project manager for new domestic company in DRC called Korongo Airlines.

    Legal Director-HR Manager
    IBT Eckert & Ziegler Bebig Group
    June-2008 - June-2009

    Legal Director – HR Director (06/2008 –06/2009) Director of Legal Department and Director of Human Resources Department, member of direction committee. Supervising of mergers activities, acquisitions in USA, Consolidation and shake-up (Social plan negotiation, ‘’ Renault Law ’’ application). Advisor of the Business development strategy department (Legal affairs and regulatory affairs). Creation of new entities of Group (France, Spain, Italia, UK). Negotiation of join ventures (Moscow). Drafting of international contract with distributors of the group (Peru, South Africa).

    Senior Contract Manager, Head of Legal Affairs
    Lindner AG
    June-2001 - January-2008

    Business analysis, marketing plan, General contractor Manager and Claim Manager for the Project Berlaymont in Bruxelles (engineering, international civil construction), responsible of communication with the Europeans authorities in this Project.

    -Director of legal department and business (negotiation, marketing) for subsidiaries of Lindner Holding in France (Lindner France), London (Lindner England), Wavre (Welsy s.p.r.l., Belgium), Luxembourg (Lindner Luxembourg).

    -Director of new Legal department and Regulatory affairs in public market concerning nuclear power station for our new French industrial subsidiary (ISOTEC sa). Main Customer, EDF, GDF.

    -Senior Contract Manager and Legal advisor for International Project department in Arnstorf ( Head office ). Negotiation and Contract management for projects in Barcelona, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Atlanta, Antebe (Uganda), Paris ( Coeur Défense, palais Chaillot, Quai Branly Museum, Georges V, Bristol Hôtel, Centre Pompidou, Fondation Ricard, etc.....)

    - Human resources: Representative for the social, fiscal impact linked to the transfer of competence (work force) between the different subsidiaries on international plans, representative to administrations concerned by these transfers of staff.


    Master in Management
    ICHEC ( catholic High Business School)
    September-2008 - September-2009
    Master in Economic and Business Law
    UCL (Université Catholique de Louvain)
    September-2000 - September-2001
    Master in Law
    UCL (Université Catholique de Louvain)
    September-1996 - September-2000
    Bachelor in Law
    Facultés Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix à Namur
    September-1994 - September-1996