The Executive Team

ETS Global B.V.

ETS Global B.V. bring expertise to educational and business communities around the world, including students, companies, language schools, academic institutions and public service organisations.

Jérémie Rossignol

Managing Director

Since April 2019 Jeremie Rossignol has been appointed as Managing Director for ETS Global.

In his various experiences, Jeremie gained 14 years of executive management and business development in the education field as well as an extended intercultural experience working with over 30 nationalities and being proficient in 4 languages. As a Managing Director at Hutong School, a Chinese language school offering Mandarin trainings and internships in China, he acquired many skills such as entrepreneurship, executive management, school setup and operation, intercultural management, corporate relations and digital transformation. More recently, as a General Director for Vatel Group, the leading hospitality and tourism business school worldwide, he was responsible for overseeing a network of franchised group, setting up new schools, improving internal processes and developing students and teachers’ mobility. His previous experiences focused on school operations, corporate relations, student recruitment strategy and international development.

Jeremie received his Executive MBA from the ESSEC Business School of Paris, his Master of International Relations and Public Policies from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Aix-en-Provence and his Bachelor of Law from the Rennes Faculty of Law and Politics.

Gerben Van Lent

Senior Executive Director - Strategy & Business Growth

Gerben van Lent is primarily responsible for ensuring the business growth of the organisation and supports the managing director with the ongoing development of ETS Global B.V.’s business strategy. He leads the business teams of EMEA, the Marketing teams and the Higher Education outreach team spread over 4 offices located in the Netherlands, France, Jordan and Poland. In support of business development and client relationship management he represents ETS Global and ETS when dealing with partners, major clients, government officials, external organisations and agencies.

He has worked in various management roles at ETS Global B.V. and before that he worked at the Dutch National Institute for Educational Measurement, an NGO, a Teacher Training Institute and Schools in the Netherlands and Africa.

He holds a Master’s Degree from Leiden University (the Netherlands), with a major in Mathematics and minors in Economics and Teaching. He has taken courses in General Management, Educational Management, Financial Management, Management Styles in Different Cultures, Total Quality Management, Operational Management and Capture Management.

Lucia Loyo

Executive Director – Legal Affairs & Governance

Lucia Loyo’s main responsibility is to ensure the legality and compliance of ETS Global B.V. activities through its footprint. Within the legal area, her responsibilities include creating the legal framework that responds to the business needs while protecting the company in all the jurisdictions where the company is active. In the Governance area, she is responsible for organising the Board meetings of the company and compliance of ETS Global and its subsidiaries. She is also in charge of Test Security together with the Office of Test Integrity (OTI) from ETS to implement the proper security measures and policies to safeguard the security of the tests and the value of the tests scores.

Lucia has experience on intellectual property law from previous jobs. She holds a post graduate Diploma (DEA) in International Law from the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva Switzerland.

Pascale Mathieu

Executive Director - Human Resources

Pascale Mathieu has been working in the Human Resources department of ETS Global for 12 years. She contributes to the definition of HR strategy and policy in accordance with the company's strategic objectives. She is in charge of implementing these policies in the organisation and coordinates the various activities by ensuring compliance with local legal requirements in the various ETS Global offices.  

She supports managers in all HR processes with members of her team.

Pascale worked in the automotive sector for 5 years. She holds a Master's degree in Human Resources from ESGRH.

Laurence Carlinet

Executive Director - France & New Partnerships

Laurence Carlinet is responsible for France's growth and supports the Managing Director in the commercial strategy of ETS Global.

She joined ETS Global in 2015. Her role is to manage development projects, coordinate distribution networks, devise new offers, forge strategic partnerships in France and abroad and supervise the business teams. She represents ETS Global with the various ministries, public and private institutions in the continuing vocational training sector. She co-chairs the FFP certification commission.

She holds a Master II in Banking and Financial Law from the University of Lyon III, a Master II in Economics and Innovation Management and a Bachelor's degree in Philosophy.

Her previous experience includes positions as Managing Director in international training organisations and as Director of Development with a mission as Deputy Managing Director within the OPCA AGEFOS- PME for the management and support of professional branches.

Miguel Membrado

Executive Director - Digital Transformation

Miguel Membrado oversees the digital transformation at ETS Global B.V., leveraging key technologies to transform the organization and the lines of business to drive a competitive advantage to ETS Global on the market.

Prior to joining ETS Global, Miguel was the Chief Digital and Information Officer of Paris Dauphine – PSL University, the first French university in most of the international rankings. During 6 years, he has deeply transformed the university in all its dimensions, accelerating staff efficiency and productivity, and delivering up to date digital platforms to sustain new educational paradigms, both for teachers and students. He has also initiated several R&D projects based on AI engines.

Miguel Membrado holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science, specialized in Artificial Intelligence, and has created 5 startups in the new technologies market, in France and in the Silicon Valley. He has been several times one of the leaders in the market introducing indispensable technologies and new usages, such as one of the first full-text search engine on the market (1989), the #2 worldwide online collaboration workspaces platform (2005), a business platform to monetize contents (2007), and the quantified-self change management platform, Collaboration IndeX (2016). He has also formalized a change management methodology, Get Collaboration Done.

Annabelle Junillon

Executive Director - Marketing & Customer Experience

Annabelle Junillon joined ETS Global in 2010. After working in several different positions in the Marketing department, she currently establishes and coordinates the implementation of the ETS Global marketing strategy in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Her scope includes promoting brands with different targets on online & offline channels, customer communications, as well as managing the product portfolio, and analysing markets and competitors.

Annabelle is also responsible for stimulating the Customer Experience at ETS Global, through the Customer’s Voice Program, analysing customer experiences, identifying solutions for offering a superior experience to our customers.

She holds a degree in Marketing from Grenoble School of Management, class of 2005.

Roman Magdik

Exective Director - Tax & Finance

Roman Magdik is responsible for all issues related to ETS Global finances, ensuring the accuracy of the company’s reports and providing effective cash management. He creates and implements the financial policies for ETS Global, and develops reporting procedures to maintain the company’s growth and expansion projects. He also manages all processes associated with cash, budgets, and tax compliance processes within ETS Global, overseeing compliance with financial policies and procedures and with accounting, reporting, and tax rules in all countries where ETS Global operates.

Roman has over 20 years’ experience in international finance. He has worked as an auditor for 4 major consulting and auditing firms in the Netherlands and abroad, in various financial positions in the pharmaceuticals, consumer products, and leasing industries, before joining ETS Global in 2010, where he has served in various financial management positions.

Roman is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in the United Kingdom. He holds a master’s degree in international economic relations from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) in Russia. Roman speaks several languages fluently, including English, Dutch, and Russian.