Valérie Tallepied

Valérie Tallepied reveals fashion retail tendencies. Expert in retail change management in alignment with brand’s DNA and retail maturity. She oversees every customized retail project and takes part into inspiring initiatives for our clients.

Valerie Tallepied started her career by taking part in the European growth of Christian Dior and Salvatore Ferragamo. She also helped reposition Burberry and Lancel and successfully developed Hugo Boss’s French retail network. 

In March 2008, she founded Retail Management Services, dedicated to fashion and luxury retail competencies. The event “Rencontres Retail” gathers, since 2009, four times a year, the retail executives of Luxury brands as a retail lab.

Axelle Paitre

Passionate about service in Luxury, convinced by the power of “permanent learning” to reach luxury retail requirements, Axelle coordinates all training and consulting projects. Among all trainings she hosts, she is an expert at train the trainer.

She has a double expertise Retail & Hospitality, gained at La Réserve in Geneva, and at The Luxury Collection Starwood in Thailand, then in retail at Louis Vuitton in Geneva.

Axelle is a graduate of both L’Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne and the business school EM Lyon with a Master in Luxury Management.


Clarisse Panthier

Passionate with retail and team management, Clarisse works with our customers on customer relationship, store management and retail management. She worked for Éric Bompard for a few years as a Retail Manager. She was also a trainer for the 1.2.3 brand and Luxury Attitude. 

Clarisse has a law degree and graduated from the Paris Luxury Marketing Institute (Luxury Brand Marketing and International Management).

Emeline Houdayer

Passionate with training and team management, Émeline works with our customers on customer relationship, store management and retail management. She is experienced as a retail manager for Stella Forest, store manager at Claudie Pierlot and trainer at the SMCP School. 

Emeline graduated from the Paris XIII university in editorial strategy and book publishing. 

Céline Auxire

Strongly attached to design, Céline uses her graphism background to promote the retail industry jobs. 
After having worked for The Kooples for almost 6 years, in Paris and Dublin as store manager, she joined Balibaris as corner manager in the Galeries Layafette in Paris. 
Afterwards, she put her experience into good use at the studio as a collection coordination assistant. 
Céline graduated from the Académie Charpentier in Graphism Design.