UNIDO - Cluster Development - Expert Network
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At 55 I have a strong and extensive experience of 9 years in cluster
management . Since 2012, I work as consultant in cluster
management mainly on an international basis through cooperation
with GIZ and AFD.I'm member of the board of France Clusters, the
french cluster association. Vocational trainer and lecturer at the
University of Strasbourg in the French-German Master in cluster
management. Recent references : 2012- Training for The Beirut
Creative Cluster team - Workshops for the members. 2012-2015
several missions in Morocco for GIZ. Training of cluster managers -
Coaching. Advisory for the Ministry of Industry and the Ministry of
Research on cluster policy; 7 sensibilisation workshops for
economic sectors 2014 - Feasibility study of the national cluster
framework in Tunisia-AFD-Ministry of Industry. 2014- Feasibility
study of biotech cluster in Mauritius and Réunion Island-AFD.
2015.Assistance to the Mechatronic Cluster-CE3M in Morocco to
define a new services offer with associate business model. Training
and coaching for clusters managers in New Caledonia. 2014-2015.
Before working in cluster management I've been consultant in
economic development and project management for more than 15
years. I have also a strong experience in managing intercultural
In which languages could you support a CD project (proficiency level should be adequate so that you could also hold presentations and do trainings in this language)?
English, French,
In which countries have you worked on CD projects?
France, Morocco, Tunisia, Lebanon, Mauritius, New Caledonia
Experience in the following areas ...
Cluster twinning x
CSR in a cluster context x
Innovation in a cluster context x
Cluster based finance schemes x
Export Consortia development x
Monitoring & Evaluation of CD projects x
Gender issues a cluster context x
Poverty alleviation through CD x
Development of BDS in a cluster context x
Energy efficiency in clusters x
Cluster policy advisory x

worked in min. 2 clusters on the respective issue and or drafted methodological texts on the subject
worked in/managed a project where the respective subject was an issue, but not directly implemented related activities
Have you ever worked as Cluster Development Agent (CDA)?
Have you been trained specifically on the UNIDO CD approach?
Have you ever been employed under a UNIDO cluster development project?
How many clusters have you assisted as a CDA?
In which sectors have you worked on CD projects?
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
Manufacturing of textiles
Manufacturing of wood products and/or furniture
Manufacturing of pharmaceutical products
Information and communication
Arts, entertainment and recreation