Ep. 84 - Fast-Food Clerk to Leader of a European Consulting Entity: A Story of Risk, Resilience, and Reward - with Antoine Mollion

Ep. 84 - Fast-Food Clerk to Leader of a European Consulting Entity: A Story of Risk, Resilience, and Reward - with Antoine Mollion

 Steve Jobs once said, “You cannot connect the dots looking forward. You can only connect them looking backwards, so you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future.”

This statement will strike a chord for anyone whose career path led them to unpredictable destinations; such is the case with Antoine Mollion, Managing Director EMEA at ERP Success Partners. In this episode, Antoine shares his remarkable journey from the hospitality industry to leading a key entity of a global consulting firm. The conversation delves deep into Antoine's remarkable story, the strategies, challenges, and insights gained while expanding the firm's footprint across Europe, the strategic hiring practices that fueled growth, and the personal resilience required to steer through the consulting landscape.

You'll learn:

1. Key strategies for building a successful team in consulting
2. The importance of adaptability in career progression
3. How to leverage networking for growth and opportunities
4. Strategies for winning and managing major RFPs
5. The critical role of strategic partnerships in consulting
6. The impact of personal resilience on professional success


Get in touch with Antoine Mollion on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/antoinemollion/

Business book recommendation:
The First 90 Days by Michael Watkins | https://bit.ly/4arK6GP


Details about ERP Success Partners:
Website: https://www.erpsuccesspartners.com/
Industry: Software Development
Size: 51–200 employees
Year: 2018


About the host Sammy Gebele:
Sammy and SAWOO offer a B2B community-building service that establishes you as a thought leader in your industry and helps you build genuine, human-to-human relationships with your dream clients.

Get in touch with Sammy Gebele on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sammygebele/


Past guests on the LEADERS IN CONSULTING Podcast include: Friederich von Hurter, Melanie Tobler, Tilman Au, and many more!


Thanks to our friends at SAWOO for producing this episode with us! 


The "LEADERS IN CONSULTING" Podcast is dedicated to helping Partners and Managing Directors of Consultancies grow their business faster. If you want to learn best practices from other Leaders in Consulting, this show is for you.

Each episode features an interview with a consultancy Partner, Managing Director or Thought Leader, discussing topics like:

  1. How to set up a winning strategy for your consultancy
  2. How to upsell and cross-sell more
  3. How to win big whale leads and convert those to clients
  4. Hiring and keeping valuable team members
  5. How to become a thought leader by building your personal brand

Hosted by

Sammy Gebele, CEO of SAWOO