Our 3 Activities


The company was founded by Marie-Pierre Cros and Jean-Michel Gillibert. Both owners have over 20 years responsibility in leading famous Brands, managing successful Sales & Marketing teams, and developing Profit Centers internationally.

  • During their careers, Marie-Pierre and Jean-Michel have helped build numerous brands for some of the leading consumer product companies such as Danone, Duracell, Thomson…
  • Both of them have driven key negotiations with trade customers and negotiated international contracts.
  • Marie-Pierre had sales responsibilities at Procter & Gamble and hired, managed and trained important Sales teams at Kraft foods.She has also been in charge of training departments and international sales schools.
  • Prior to forming Sève International Jean-Michel lead the development of Screenvision, an international advertising sales house located in over 15 geographies as CEO and Président.

Marie-Pierre Cros

  • Over 20 years responsibilities in Sales and Marketing teams management in France and on a Wolrdwide basis.
  • Negotiation of annual contracts with trade customers.
  • Management and development of Trademark licenses portfolio.
  • International launch of product ranges: Europe & US.
  • Creation of a Worldwide Sales School.

Jean-Michel Gillibert

  • Over 20 years responsibilities in the management of Profit Centers or Marketing and Sales Departments. Europe - USA - Asia / BtoB - BtoC.
  • Innovation, Design and Brand enhancement expertise.
  • International accounts negotiations.
  • Development of new Markets, Acquisitions and Disposals.
  • International and multifunctional teams Management.

 About Us : Partners

Ali Mennaï

  • More than 30 years experience in the retail industry.
  • Deputy director of a Centre Leclerc hypermarket , where he managed all the buying negotiations as well as the employees.
  • He acquired a real expertise of the sale activity and the management of commercial teams.
  • He has a 10 years extensive experience of training activities: Internal trainer, responsible of a training department and then training consultancy.
  • He has been working for companies such as Leclerc, Mondelez Kraft, Kimberly Clark and Primavista.


We have built a wide  network of partners in France and abroad with complementary competencies in  various areas to better serve our customers.

Martin Joncquez

Specialist of the negotiation for B to B or B to C industries. Martin is providing trainings to all kind of negotiators teams (Sales reps, Buyers, Negotiator of fusion / acquisition).

Frédéric Le Moullec

Psychopraticien, Coach, Trainer. Frédéric is author or co-author of several books related to human behaviors: " Manage according to the personalities “;" The intelligence of the stress "

Nicole Festy

Specialist of Management Training & Coaching For more than 15 years, Nicole managed the Learning & Development service of a multinational company. She is Executive Coach HEC, MBTI, Belbin certified. She excels in leadership, change management, engineering & training.

Mickaël Richard

Former athlete, physical and behavioral Coach. Mickael is bringing to companies knowledge and tools to better manage stressful situations, to mobilize the energies, and to improve the self-knowledge.

Aurélie Paquier

Specialist of Strategic & Opérationnel Marketing , Innovation & Merchandising. Aurélie managed Marketing teams in Europe and in Russia. She get a rich international multi-sectors brand experience : foods, pharmaceutical, multimedia, …

  Our core values

Seve international philosophy embodies the following core values we are proud to share with our clients:

 S trategic & Operational

We can support our customers  in their strategic choices. We also have developed a real operational knowledge. Because our approach to planning is both strategic and operational, we create plans that are actionable and yield tangible results and we bring real economic value to our clients.

 E nthousiasm - Adaptability - Transparency

Our Company size allows a huge adaptability for our customers benefits. We  undertake  and  conduct out our missions  enthusiastically and we always act in full transparency.

 V ast Partnerships

We have built a wide  network of partners in France and abroad with complementary competencies in  various areas to better serve our customers. We also foster a spirit of partnership with our clients based on respect, genuine caring  for their business. We expect to establish with our clients a team working spirit and a long lasting partnership in order to build solid roots for their business development.

 E trepreneurship

Our international expertise and the  best practices we have gathered  will serve the expansion of our clients. Our practical analysis and solutions are grounded in our senior management experience and our entrepreneurial philosophy.