We are proud to support a limited number of clients throughout their journey to building sustainable growth.
As a boutique, we are fully dedicated to your current challenges and future success – Our services include M&A advisory, sustainable Business Development, Scale Up and Turnaround.
Our approach & values
- With 20+ years of operational experience and an in-depth understanding of CEO agendas, we conduct all meetings with you and your business partners. We assess hurdles, cultural fit, provide a clear understanding of your expectations and make the difference between success and failure.
- We provide a structured and tailor-made approach; we adapt – and iterate on short time frames if needed – the solutions to your challenges.
- We are a boutique: we take on a limited number of projects each year and you can rely on our loyalty and commitment to your objectives.
About Amber Partners
Amber Partners is a consulting firm with experienced partners offering expertise in sustainable business development, M&A (small & mid-cap), scale-up and turnaround.
As a boutique, we advise a limited number of clients each year and provide tailor-made solutions, navigating with our clients through transformational journeys to achieve sustainable growth.
Our founding partners are Guillaume Bastien and Alain Parent, both French citizens and true Europeans with extensive experience abroad, mainly in Europe and Africa.
Seasoned CEO/COO with more than two decades in global environments, excelling at building, restructuring and driving profitable growth in operations and sales. Accomplished M&A consultant with expertise in customer marketing and digital transformation. Adept at leading change, most notably in the successful turnaround of a mid-sized perfumery chain. Holistic thinker, connecting stakeholders for sustainable success. Multicultural leader with experience across Europe and Hong Kong. Multilingual (French, German, English) with dynamic, strategic and analytical skills, offering versatile, charismatic leadership and hands-on communication.
With over 25 years’ experience in the construction sector, Guillaume Bastien has had a varied career ranging from project management in Africa to C-level roles in Europe. With an entrepreneurial mindset and expertise in restructuring, management and business development, he has a strong track record of creating value.
He is now co-founder of Amber Partners and specialises in turnarounds, M&A and industrial projects.