AQM only takes on candidates through an interview process and never uses temporary labour to increase staffing levels. This way, AQM retains all its expertise and specific textile knowledge for a better follow-up of customers and their needs.
AQM hires textile experts from well-known European schools, relying on their experience in that field. Regular training takes place to complete their solid experience in textile and clothing and to guarantee excellence.
Available until midnight local time, even at weekends, the AQM teams are spread worldwide and assigned close to the factories for increased reactivity and flexibility.
Quality expert for more than six years and shareholder of the company, Guillaume was Office Manager in India and Bangladesh, before being named Chief Operations Officer, then Chief Financial Officer. This expertise is coupled with a strong knowledge of the trade, based on hundreds of factory inspections.
Today, Guillaume co-directs AQM, alongside Benoit & Thomas. Regularly on-site close to his teams, Guillaume has a perfect knowledge of the specificities of each country.
After beginning his career as Key Accounts Manager at the heart of a well-known international group, Benoit has joined the direction of AQM in 2011. At the head of the company, alongside Guillaume & Thomas, Benoit has injected a new impetus into the company by setting up new customer services, such as the textile laboratory or even AQM Online.
Benoit is at the heart of company decision-making, ensuring that at each moment, the company wins the entire satisfaction of its customers.
A graduate of the ENSAIT (Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Industries Textile), Thomas has spent two years working for a French brand of well-known children’s’ clothing as Quality Controller, before joining the AQM Group in 2007.
Thomas is a shareholder in the company who was posted in Turkey, then in Bangladesh as office director. Today, Thomas is in charge of the direction of operations, processes and training. He is the guarantor, on-site, that your specifications will be respected.
Véronique is in charge of supervising the social and technical audits for all the AQM offices, having gained her experience from the famous brands Camaieu and pimkie. Véronique is an engineer specialize in textiles from ENSAIT. She is able to master both production techniques and varying international standards (SA8000, ICS, BSCI).
With several hundred textile inspections under his belt, Cyril has developed a real on-site expertise. He currently manages around fifty quality controllers throughout China.
Established for more than ten years in China and bilingual Chinese, Cyril has developed a clear and precise vision of textile quality control in a country with very specific codes. He will be able to bring an objective insight into your relational or technical problems.
Mickaël is graduated from Marne-la-Vallee, a renowned university located in Paris. He has also obtained a 2 years master's degree in working management & sustainable development. Apart from working in paris as a business developer, Mickaël had expand his knowledge as a quality supervisor in Switzerland.
He will remain attentive to your needs and respond with professionalism and reactivity to all your requests.
Maud is the responsible for the local office in Myanmar. She had also work as an operation manager and business development manager around Asia.
A graduate of a well-known business school, Maud is the ideal counterpart concerning any problems linked to the quality of your supplies in this corner of the world.
After several years of experience in international firms, Pauline has acquired a two-fold expertise both in textile and in sourcing issues, especially those relating to the compliance with the product specifications.
You can benefit from her extensive knowledge in Vietnam where she is Country Manager for AQM. She will be able to understand your expectations and to respond to your needs.
After several years of experience in international textile sourcing & trading companies and having led his own enterprise, Şevket is now in charge of the AQM Turkey. Şevket holds degrees in textile engineering and business administration.
Şevket and his team in Turkey will find tailored solutions to your needs in quality management services.
A graduated with master’s degree from Lille University. Cedric will be in charge of The AQM Cambodia team.
He has previous experience as a consultant in France, he is also the Co-founder of “cheers-in”. Cedric will be able to assist any enquire that you may have.
Amélie’s dual culture (French/Chinese) allows her to ensure the link between our European customers and local teams. In charge of the inspection centers in China, Amélie ensures the team’s training in relation to customer specifications, as well as the smooth and satisfactory functioning of the inspections.
A graduate in Environmental Sciences and Policy from the prestigious Sciences Po Paris, Francesca has become a specialist in social and environmental issues after several years of experience in the CSR departments of famous international retailing and industrial companies.
Located in Bangladesh, Francesca is at the origin of AQM's environmental monitoring approach. With a major commitment on the ground, with factories, partners, NGO, brands and international retailers locally present, she wants to participate (and to make you participate) to the implementation of a more sustainable supply chain.
Lucas is a real orchestra and conductor of the IT team. He has developed a unique online solution allowing a more flexible and reactive service.
Lucas is always ready to take into account his customers’ input. He attaches a lot of importance to the user experience and specific needs of leading textile companies. He strives for transforming AQM Online into an efficient solution with a strong added value for his subscribers.
Aloïs is a master degree graduated in international business from IPAG (Institut de Préparation à l'Administration Générale).
Aloïs have worked in Cambodia as Factory manager in charge of the internal development, production manager and the analysis effeciency of 350 workers. He has been a strategy consultant in France. Aloïs will bring his experience and talent to our inspection team in Bangladesh.
Ludovic, just like AQM, originates from the north of France. After spending seven years as a sales engineer in a big services company, he joined AQM at the end of 2013.
Ludovic has a strong sense of customer service. Our French customers can benefit from his knowledge and his experience of quality and CSR problems. Based in our Villeneuve d’Asq offices, Ludovic covers all of France and Belgium.
Chris is a specialist in textile quality, and has acquired over the past twenty years, an expertise renowned in the market place as: head of production and quality, Q&A consultant and finally professor of the well-known textile school of Amsterdam, the AMFI.
His taste for sharing and transmitting his know-how, make him invaluable for answering your more or less technical questions. Chris works at the heart of our Wognum office (40 km d'Amsterdam).
A graduate from the ‘University Complutense of Madrid” and with previous experience as an Executive for International Sales in Belgium.
Christian has also expanded his knowledge in the textile sector during his trajectory as a regional sales manager for Portugal and Spain in the past years.
Christian and the AQM team will be at your disposal and commit to provide the best services