Bernard Puraye


Bernard Puraye is Partner of Emerton Leadership. Before joining Emerton Leadership, Bernard Puraye was Partner at EIM, and before at X-PM.

Bernard is an executive interim management professional since 2007 (as interim CEO and partner in executive interim management companies)

Before specializing in interim management, Bernard was the Chief Executive Officer of midsize companies or business entities of Fortune 500 companies for 20 years in the agro-industry, process industry and industrial goods: France Champignon, Sediver, Eridania-Beghin Say, Lesieur, Vandemoortele…

He has a deep experience of business transformation and turnaround of business entities and midsize companies. He has also a large experience in developing new markets (mostly China, Brazil and the USA).

In his early career, Bernard was Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Co (Paris, Caracas, Brussels).

Bernard is a graduate of HEC-Liège (Belgium) and holds a MBA from the Harvard Business School.