Alfred sees his role as assisting leaders and entrepreneurs to take a step back and consider news ways of thinking with regard to their strategic development, and then taking into account these considerations, to review their organisations and shareholding structures...Alfred Tiano began his career in the oil sector, working first with Deutsche Texaco before moving to London with Gulf Oil as a financial analyst. He then ran a family business in the engineering and project management sector, where he currently maintains an interest through advising different industrial companies on their approach to the French market. At the same time, he started a distribution business in France, in the cable equipment sector, before selling it on to a Swedish OEM. During his career, Alfred created three companies in different industrial sectors and therefore is familiar with issues of corporate strategy. He is founder member of Europefa and of the Club de La Baume. Alfred has a degree in commerce from ESCP and an MBA from INSEAD. For many years he lectured in Industrial Marketing at ISG and in business at HEC.