Our team

Since 2007 we have built a team of experienced and loyal consultants who are dedicated  to providing an excellent service  for our clients.

In addition to their technical and operational skills, our consultants are highly valued by our clients for their personal qualities: excellent interpersonal skills, respectful and active listening skills, exceptional research and analysis skills and respect for client commitments. They inspire confidence in all areas of the business, particularly within Purchasing, Finance, and Information Systems Teams, as well as with future users and technical support teams.


Bertrand Gabriel directeur acxiasBertrand, General Director

Engineer in applied mathematics from a French Grande Ecole with continuing education in Blue Ocean Strategy, INSEAD. Fluent in English and French. Intermediate in Dutch, German and Japanese.
After founding acxias in 2007, he introduced and guided  the firm's strategic missions. He has over 15 years of experience in the operations, management and heading of complex projects in the areas of procurement, supply chains and information systems, as well as marketing and sales, primarily within the industrial sector.

"One does not predict the future, one prepares for it."
Maurice Blondel


François, Directeur Régional Région EstFrançois, Regional Director (East)

François, 39 years of experience in senior management, marketing, and procurement.
Fluent in French, English and German.
Graduated from a prestigious French management schools.

"Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought."
Henri Bergson



Vanessa, senior consultante e-achatsVanessa, Senior e-Purchasing Consultant

A purchasing/sales negotiations graduate, her career quickly turned to procurement, then on to new tools for procurement operations. After several years working as a buyer, Vanessa has over 10 years of experience in the fields of procurement IT and information systems. Before joining acxias, she held the position of operations consultant and operations manager for several purchasing software vendors.

"Every obstacle must be the opportunity to progress further."
Pierre de Coubertin


Xavier Bauer responsable administratifXavier, Administrative Manager

Benefiting from a wide range of professional experience, and being himself an entrepreneur, Xavier takes care of acxias’ administrative, accounting and IT sides. He also monitors client files.

"Don't leave for tomorrow what you can do today."




Isabelle De Ligniville consultante communicationIsabelle, Senior Communications Consultant

A Masters graduate in Business Communication, Isabelle has ten years’ experience in strategic and operational communications. After several years with the department of communications for higher learning institutions (Polytechnic schools, The National School of Insurance, etc.), she now works as a consultant.

"When two forces unite, their efficiency doubles."