Pierre Collinet (Director of Research & Studies, Brussels)


Pierre holds a degree in Information Sciences from the Institut d'Enseignement Supérieur en Sciences de l’Information et de la Documentation in Brussels and speaks French, English, Italian and Dutch.


Pierre Collinet joined Sterling in Brussels in 2001 as Director of Research & Studies. He started his career as a Corporate Documentalist at Minière en UmiCore (fka Union Minière)

before moving into executive search at Spencer Stuart as Research Assistant, and then at Russell Reynolds as Research Associate.


Charlotte Cookson, Paris

Charlotte Cookson

Charlotte holds a Master’s Degree in Human Resources & Corporate Social Responsibility from the IAE Business School of the University of Paris Sorbonne. She speaks French and English fluently.


Charlotte Cookson joined Sterling International in Paris in December 2012 as Operations & HR Manager to assist the Consulting team on business development, best practices and to manage internal HR issues. She began her career as a Regional Manager in 1998 for Concordia, a French national charity organizing international volunteer camps.

In 2004, she moved to Paris to pursue her studies in Educational Research during which time she also worked as a Translator and Proofreader for Sterling International. She was then promoted to PA to the Founder, Michael Boroian in 2006, where she remained until July 2009. In April 2010, she joined Degrémont, part of Suez Group, PA to the Group HR Director prior to returning to Sterling.