Jean-Philippe Charles

A passion for cultural differences and more than 20 years of experience as a cross-cultural trainer (as professor, trainer and consultant).

I’m Belgian and I know well the Spanish culture (I have been living in Spain since 1998) and the French one (8 years in Paris).

As a cross-cultural trainer, I taught courses in 8 countries (Spain, France, Germany, Italy, Romania, United Kingdom , Sweden and Belgium) to trainees from more than 90 countries .

My clients include companies such as Endesa, Iberdrola, Ferrovial , Mango, Deutsche Bank , Citigroup, Solvay , La Caixa , Hewlett – Packard , BASF, Roche , Henkel , Almirall, Quintiles , Parexel International, Indra , Foster Wheeler, Tecnatom , Red Cross, Intermon Oxfam …

I have taught Intercultural Management courses in business schools and universities in Barcelona (at UAB, IQS, EAE , TBS, ESEI) in Bachelor , Master , MBA and Executive MBA programs.

Before being a cross-cultura trainer, I held management positions in marketing and branch management in multinational companies in 3 countries (Belgium, France and Spain).

My passion for cultural differences has led me to travel to some thirty countries around the world including China, India, Indonesia, Tanzania , Tunisia , Brazil , Argentina , Chile, Bolivia , Peru , Mexico , most European countries…

I graduated from the Solvay Business School (Brussels – Belgium).