After more than 30 years of experience as a business leader, François GAUCHER creates QILIN Company in 2019, a real estate development and investment company, which is based on solid skills of experienced specialists and strong partnerships.
More than 20 years of experience in executive coaching and management support. Cécile has worked internationally in both large and small organisations. In particular, she was responsible for setting up the human resources management of a leading medical technology group. Like a Swiss army knife, she supports François Gaucher in the development of the Group, of which she is certainly a crucial player.
After obtaining a DESS (post-graduate diploma) in urban planning and development, Fabien joined Keops (a Nexity subsidiary) and specialised in the administration of property and commercial real estate. He joined the Pegase Partners group in 2008 with the task of valuing a portfolio of commercial outlets, sourcing and then managing the transaction division on behalf of third parties.
Gwennaël has been in the real estate sector for 30 years. Her initial training in the building industry and her professional experience in real estate development have given her in-depth understanding of the different stages of a real estate project. From the position of technical assistant to that of marketing manager, from programming an operation to sales, she has developed numerous skills. Drawing on her expertise and experience, she supports the QILIN Company team in its development.
Diplômé d’un master en immobilier et gestion de patrimoine, Clément intègre le groupe de François Gaucher en 2009 et prend la direction du pôle investissement de la holding (800 m€ d’actifs acquis en 6 ans). Il fonde une société de conseil puis une holding d’investissement et participe aujourd’hui au développement de QILIN Company.
Graduated with a master’s degree in auditing and consulting, Kevin began his professional career at BDO. After 3 years of auditing, he decided to focus his career on finance and compliance as a consultant during 3 years. He joined QILIN Company in 2020, to bring his structuring, financing and fundraising skills to the group but also to work on business plans and implementation of strategic plans.
After 30 years of experience in accounting, taxation and real estate finance (development, purchasing, acquisition and asset management), Thierry is contributing his recognised expertise to the development of QILIN Company.
A Civil Engineer by training, she is a certified member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and a senior expert.
After training in accounting and finance, he graduated from the ranks and joined François Gaucher in 2013. Quentin is currently Chief Financial Officer. His ability to keep ahead of the game and his pragmatism are real assets for the management of the Group’s daily activities.
A Civil Engineer from the Hautes Etudes Industrielles school of engineering, Luc started his career at Bureau Veritas. He has supervised some major projects (Parc Astérix, Valmy La Défense district). After 20 years of project development in operational management, he joined up to establish the Liberty Woods Industrie design office. Together with François Gaucher, he founded the ICI FL engineering consultancy and provides the Group with his expert knowledge in technical development and operational monitoring.
Cumulating 20 years of experience in the construction industry, from engineer to general manager, Arnaud worked for Bouygues, Vinci, Rabot Dutilleul and joined in March 2022 Qilin Company Group as Deputy General Manager specialized in Engineering and Construction. It is the opportunity for him to devote himself to technical management eager to develop the AMO, MOE EXE and OPC activities within ICI FL, Qilin Company Group’s technical consultant partner but also contributor on behalf of others.
After obtaining a master’s degree in Business Development and initial experience in the media (Hersant Group), Marie joined BOA Immobilier before setting up her own communication agency named MARIEBEY, specialising in real estate. A few years later, she established the MB interior design studio. As a partner from the very beginning, Marie supports the development of QILIN Company in Marketing, Communication and Interior Design.