Etienne Capelle

Etienne Capelle

Principal Consultant


Mr. Capelle has more than ten years of experience in leadership development and executive coaching. He has worked with clients in the consumer goods and services, energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, industrial goods and services, logistics, retail, technology products and services, and telecommunications industries.

As a coach, Mr. Capelle works with leaders who want to accelerate their effectiveness or are challenged with difficult negotiations. He builds a warm, supportive working relationship with clients and takes a pragmatic, action-oriented approach that focuses on accomplishing the goals of the individual and the organization. Areas of expertise include role transition, creativity, cross-cultural communication, and influence and negotiation for high potentials, managers, front-line leaders, mid-level leaders, and executives.

Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Capelle was a Senior Consultant with PDI Ninth House, now a Korn Ferry company. His professional history includes: training consultant for negotiation and change management for Cegos, Paris; national buyer and product manager, Carrefour France; commercial attaché, French embassy, Athens, Greece; and quality manager, Yoplait, France.

Mr. Capelle earned his master’s degree in bioengineering from the Université de Technologies de Compiègne.

He is fluent in English and French.