Kathleen Dameron founded KD Conseil in 1992, she works with corporations that want to transform their cultural diversity into a competitive advantage. Kathleen designs and co-facilitates corporate interventions where she contributes to leadership development and the improvement of management practices in individuals, teams and organizations.
Kathleen was born and raised in the United States and is a French national. She was trained at American and French universities in both:
• Cross Cultural Studies & Communications
• Social and Economic Administration
During her career, she has been company secretary of a French subsidiary of a leading American beauty products firm working on products for the ethnic market.
She is certified as a coach by the International Coaching Federation, and she holds certificates in Team Management Systems®, Situational Leadership II®, Coaching & Modeling, and Self-Relations (Ericksonian Hypnotherapy). In addition, Kathleen has a Master’s degree in Neurolinguistic Programming.
Kathleen’s clients have included: 3M, AGF, Alcan, Aerospatiale, BNP Paribas, Faurecia, Delphi, Essilor, France Télécom, Herman Miller, Lima grain, LVMH (Louis Vuitton) MBDA, Pfizer, PSA (makers of Peugeot & Citroen automobiles), Thales, Thomson Multimedia, Tyco Electronics and Veolia.
She also teaches at ESSEC in the Executive MBA Program, MG and the Mastère en Stratégie des Affaires Internationales (MS SIAI), as well as, programs specifically designed for individual companies.
Kathleen’s strong facilitation skills and her highly flexible approach enable her to train groups as large as 180 people or provide one-on-one coaching, as the client’s needs dictate.
Although her specialties are in multicultural and multilingual situations, she is also experienced in designing and delivering experiential-based, professionally targeted interventions.
She is experienced with middle and senior level management in a wide range of sectors, including banking, defense and retail.
Kathleen has management behavior background and leadership skills in the international environment, and she is experience in intercultural management, communication and coaching.
Kathleen trains and facilitates in English, French and Spanish.