Aplus is first and foremost a team of passionate, experienced specialists who share strong values and a common goal: To be your accomplices in the success of your business transformation by being a strategic yet practical partner.
Our team is:
Manon Champagne, Co-founder, President and Strategic Consultant
Manon’s energy and passion are contagious. She acts as an advisor to senior management, bringing a strong business vision and understanding to her interventions. A true citizen of the world, Manon studied in Belgium, worked on cruise ships and lived for several years in Australia. Manon is a devoted mother but remains adventurous to the core, always ready to take on multiple causes.
“Every mandate is as much an opportunity to contribute to my clients’ growth as to learn and grow with them.”
Marcel Auclair, Co-founder, Vice President and Strategic Consultant
Marcel is deeply curious, always ready to learn and contribute. A strategist, coach, presenter and facilitator, Marcel specializes in developing ways to engage management and employees. His core values include family, self-improvement and living well, and his self-assigned mission in life is to “bring more humanity to organizations”.
“My passion is to share, offer a fresh perspective, simplify that which is complex and bring clarity where there is confusion.”
Hélène Chaineux, Director and Senior Consultant
A deeply human person, Hélène is a specialist in business transformation and change management. She is also a fine strategist and coach and an experienced team manager. No wonder she says she is hyperactive yet structured and effective! Passionate about art and nature, Hélène uses her creativity to help her clients evolve towards new and better approaches.
"I build bridges and mobilize people at every level of the business to get all sorts of different people rowing together in the right direction."
Natalie Hubert, Director and Senior Consultant
Natalie is a vivacious person with a deep desire to make life easier for the managers she coaches in their process of change. She is generally cheerful and enjoys her work, often teasing clients and colleagues alike. You’ll never be bored around Natalie! At ease with both hands-on work or and strategic thinking exercises, Nathalie knows which questions to ask to get things going.
“We are all 100% responsible for 50% of a relationship.”
Sophie Legendre, Director and Senior Consultant
Curious, open-minded and resourceful, Sophie is an experienced manager who has had to change and adapt herself, having worked in various countries for various types of organizations. A certified coach and a passionate facilitator, she is convinced that the right solution can be found for each unique situation. That’s what drives Sophie to spend her spare time coaching start-ups!
“What excites me most is helping people explore all the possibilities to find innovative and unique ways of tackling their challenges.”
Joel Martimbeault, Lead Consultant
Joel is a creative soul who is always eager to learn something new and thrives on teamwork. As a lead consultant, he draws on his business analysis and project management experience to bring his clients maximum value. He is also a trainer and workshop facilitator, which he delivers with abundant enthusiasm and energy.
"My wish is to make a difference in the lives of people who are going through change, but also to share some of my experience with them so they can develop tools to better cope with it. "
Nathalie Pelikan, Head of Administration
Nathalie is always looking for the road less travelled and missions impossible! With more than 15 years of experience in B2C sales, marketing, management, communication and logistics, she supports the Aplus team in its day-to-day operations. She particularly values open-mindedness and inclusion and finds differences enriching. Nathalie is passionate about restoring anything on its last legs, from old cars and old books to old buildings.
“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.”
Caroline Roussel, Consultant
Driven, energetic and always smiling, Caroline is keen to do everything she can to help her clients progress. She started out in business analysis, but eager to focus on the human dimension of projects, she soon acquired expertise in change management. Convinced that one should never remain idle, Caroline is passionate about the environment and ecology, as well as now discovering the joys of being a mother.
“I choose to be optimistic and believe in all of us. Whether on projects or in everyday life: if everyone picks up a glass of water, together we can put out a fire.”
Olivier Champion, Communications and Change Management Consultant
Cheerful, curious, genuine, hungry for life, a historian by training and a long-time teacher, Olivier is a versatile communicator who likes to listen to his clients so he can better meet their needs. He is transparent, focusing on human relations in his work and enjoying challenges, which he takes as an opportunity for the team to shine. He is also innovative and enjoys challenging and improving on the established ways of doing things.
“I am resolutely positive. I like to say I am a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get). I would always rather see the glass half full than half empty.”
Muriel Meuneret, Lead Consultant
Muriel likes to get to know the people around her and to create a spirit of cooperation and support. A change management consultant and professional coach, she specializes in supporting business projects with an IT thrust. Muriel believes that anything can be a source of learning if you know how to look beyond the obvious. For her, every difficulty that arises is an invitation to excel.
“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.”