Notre Équipe

Le succès de QRP International est dû en grande partie au dévouement, aux connaissances et à l’expertise des personnes qui y travaillent. Dans toute industrie où les gens au sein de l’entreprise sont aussi importants que l’entreprise elle-même, QRP a la chance d’avoir une équipe composée de personnes énergiques et axées sur le client.

Jacobus Groot

Managing Director

Jacobus was born in the Netherlands in 1969. He studied Tourism in Breda and International Management at the University of Maastricht. After his graduation he started a career in Project Management in various telecommunications companies. Being passionate about international management he worked in Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Germany , Cyprus, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Through his various experiences he wanted to improve project management, facilitating change.

In 2003 he started his long time dream to have his own company and founded QRP International which quickly grew to a Pan – European leader in Project Management training and consultancy.

Jacobus loves travelling, speaks Dutch, English ,German, Italian and some French. Wine and good food are his passion which he enjoys in his home town Como in Italy. In his free time he bikes around lake Como and plays Football. Jacobus is married and has 3 children.

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Michelangelo Carbone

Operation & Finance Manager

Freshly graduated into business administration at European School of Economics in Bari, Michelangelo joined QRP in July 2004 as an intern in charge of doing market research for the Italian market, the company was then made of 2 persons: Jacobus and He. QRP activities increased quickly at an international level and he soon became in charge of finance and operation, ensuring that business operations are efficient and effective, planning, scheduling and controlling all QRP services provided worldwide.

As QRP’s senior team members, Michelangelo is a reference and a guide for the whole team, always ready to answer to our (numerous!) questions, with patience and great understanding. Michelangelo is also an expert problem solver. We haven’t met a problem he can’t untangle. A man of few words, when he does speak up, we all listen. But don’t let him fool you. Just under the surface, Michelangelo harbors a wicked sense of humor.
Outside the office, as a father of two sons, Michelangelo keeps pretty busy with his family life and his passion for reading.

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Mathilde Lambert

Sales & Marketing Manager

A graduate from the University School of Management (IAE) of Lille in Business & Managerial Economics, Mathilde joined our team in February 2007 as Country manager for France, where she spent nearly seven years learning the ropes of the training and project management industry. During this period she took care of the French clients, managed the French website, email communications, and online advertising.

She found the data-driven work appealed to her analytical side and since 2014, those versatile skills set has served Mathilde well in her role as Global Sales and Marketing Manager. In addition to serving as sales representative to our international clients, she heads up our team of marketing experts, providing guidance on marketing and editorial plan, as well as creative development for the team.

When not sharing her marketing know-how and sales inputs, Mathilde likes to host friends, eat out, go hike, watch documentary, and spend time with her family spread all over Europe.

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Elise Del Piero

Business Development Manager France

Like many QRPers, Elise arrived with an international background: graduated in business and managerial economics in Montpellier (France), she also studied one year in Padova (Northern Italy) and started her career overseas in Philadelphia as website translator and later in New York as marketing coordinator assistant.

Elise came back to Europe to join the QRP Team in February 2011 as marketing and sales assistant for France where her sense of organization, her attention to detail, her creativity and her team spirit were a strong asset for the market growth while she was following a master in marketing and global markets in Milan. As business development manager she now focus on managing and growing QRP key account in France. Elise is an expert in advising professional about their PM career path and developing training projects to answer clients’ needs. When not at QRP, Elise enjoys dancing salsa, tasting wine with some friends and travelling.

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Mélanie Ollivier

Marketing Executive France

Graduated from University of South Britain with a Master degree in Marketing and Trade, the last year of her studies, Mélanie worked in the same time as junior project manager for a training corporate in Paris.
Mélanie lived one year in Lithuania during her Erasmus which was an enriching experience.

Open-mindedness, positive attitude and curiosity made Mélanie the right candidate for the role of Marketing Executive for the QRP French market.

She joined QRP in February 2017 where she focuses on creative campaigns and promotional events.

Travelling, in her spare time, she loves to discover new places and meet new people. Seeing circus show and reading are other of her passions.

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