Making people and processes to work better.
Delivering quality results.
Operations - Technology - Marketing
On-site emergency response, operational & cross-functional recovery.
A cost-effective approach to capacity building, operational excellence & sustainable results.
Consulting & Mentoring
Certified specialist skills in marketing, technology, business operations.
Use my proven, hands-on operational experience for mandates such as turnaround & operational restructuring, performance improvement, digital transformation, divestment.
What I can do best for you:
• change organization while it is operating (RTB & CTB)
• transformation of business & processes (digital, technology, people)
• on-site optimization of all aspects of a business, while adding self-funding new capabilities, products and services.
+ 25 years of operational practice and business development.
- Elena Debbaut
- Major Works
- Danone, BrauUnion, Holcim, Lafarge
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When you need it most.
a strong, hands-on operational advantage
My specialist skills and aptitudes are constructed in such a way that will comfortably allow to assist and protect your business interests.Download CV Download CV
Started in 1990 as a working student.
Developed a broad range of deep functional & technical expertise as well as P&L entrepreneurial attitude by taking advantage of new technologies, new market trends, and business opportunities.
Academic & vocational degrees (scientific + technical + humanities) completed with international certifications in the management of complex projects and programs: Prince2, MOP Management of Portfolios, M_o_R Management of Risks. Other professional accreditations & certifications in marketing, accounting, operations, strategy. Proven know-how & specialist skills:
• process & business architecture
• web / eCommerce / online development
• sales / marketing / digital / social media
• P3O project program portfolio management
• accounting / EBITDA / P&L
Native fluency: French, Romanian, English.
[Microsoft Office/Lotus: Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Project, Visio]
Marketing & Sales
[SalesForce, SAP, MS Dynamics, other Cloud, SaaS, CRM, ERP]
Full Stack Web Development, eCommerce
[HTML, PHP, MySql, image processing, web analytics, UX]
IT & Technology
[general software engineering]
Operations & Processes, PMO
[Prince2, Agile, MOP, M_o_R, P3O, crisis & change management]
Financial Accounting & Data Visualization
[Symbiant, IBM Watson, JReport]
I see both big pictures & granular details.Free Initial Consultation
My Projects Portfolio since 1990:
For almost 30 years, I contribute to enhancing projects and implement the right solutions in complex situations such as incident & crisis management, operational restructuring, recovery of failing projects. I usually work in Task Force teams of 2-5 per engagement.
Industries & sectors:
• consumer goods & retail services
• B2B2C information technology & services
• traditional + digital marketing / media
• CPG, FMCG manufacturing
• heavy industry
My approach: a cross-functional, on-site implementation.
Digital Transformation See Project
IT Operations Project See Project
Operations Improvement See Project
Operational Turnaround See Project
Solution Implementation See Project
Marketing Turnaround See Project
Process Improvement See Project
cross-functional & on-site
Up to 200 Million Investment
Up to 5'000 Involved People
Years of Experience
My Clients Know:
just made it better
The mission was successful.
She showed an ability to quickly grasp the ideas we discussed with her and to propose her own possible applications, and did not hesitate to suggest alternate action plans. As for her character, she displayed entrepreneurial motivation together with professional integrity.
Post-acquisition Turnaround Mandate
Pragmatic, self-contained, and focused on problem solving.
Great results and performance. She thinks through a task, gather and allocates resources, focuses on organizing tasks, follows up to ensure completion as planned to meet deadlines. High level of dedication to her work.