Who are we?

Quadrant Conseil is a co-operative company1 specialised in programme evaluation and policy design. The company was established in 2013 as a spin-off of the French consultancy Euréval by 4 of its former employees, with an objective of keeping Euréval’s spirit of excellence alive. Quadrant Conseil is managed by Virginie Besrest, who has more than 15 years of consulting experience.

We specialise in impact evaluation and especially theory-based approaches. We use innovative methods to evaluate programmes and projects worldwide. We also teach evaluation and coach public officers in their evaluation and policy design efforts.

Our company's 11 employees are: Virginie Besrest, Thomas Delahais, Karine Sage, Adrien Flichy, Vincent Honoré, Julie Dewaële, Juliette Alouis, Alexandra Williams, Agathe Devaux-Spatarakis, Marc Tevini and Hélène Faure.

Quadrant Conseil is a member of the French Evaluation Society, and complies with its guiding principles.


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Virginie Besrest - Partner and Manager Find out more about Virginie

Virginie Besrest

Virginie Besrest manages evaluation and strategic consulting assignments, notably in economic development policies, in which she is an expert.

Virginie also provides evaluation training to many organisations (recently: the Council of Europe or the French National Centre for Local and Regional Government) and helps organisations design results-oriented policies and develop their evaluation functions (for example the French Institute for Research and Security, l'INRS.

Virginie is extensively involved with the French Evaluation Society and currently holds the position of Secretary General.

Prior to this, Virginie Besrest worked for 10 years as the Director of economic policies at Euréval.

chapeau Master's Degree in Business from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Marseille - Specialised Master’s Degree in "International development and cooperation from University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Her working languages are French, English and German.

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Thomas Delahais - Partner Find out more about Thomas

Thomas Delahais

Thomas Delahais manages and works on evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for international and European institutions as well as for French local and national autorities. He specializes in impact evaluation, especially theory-based impact evaluation techniques such as contribution analysis.

Thomas also provides training in evaluation to professionals from organisations such as the FAO or the French National Employment Office and teaches in the Master's program Economy of Local Development and Planning at the University of Paris I – Panthéon–Sorbonne.

Prior to this, Thomas Delahais worked for 10 years as the Director of Innovation at Euréval.

chapeau Master's Degree in "Urban Planning and Regional Development from Sciences-Po Paris - Degree from the Institute of Political Science of Bordeaux. His working languages are French and English. He also speaks Spanish at a basic conversational level.

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Karine Sage - Partner Find out more about Karine

Karine Sage

Karine Sage manages and works on evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for national and local administrations. Her sectors of expertise are energy management and equal opportunity.

Karine also provides training in evaluation to professionals from organisations such as the French Erasmus+ Agency or Pôle Emploi and teaches in the Master's program "Territorial Development Consulting" at the University of Saint-Étienne.

Prior to this, Karine Sage worked for 6 years at Euréval.

chapeau Master's Degree in « Public Policy Evaluation » from the Institute of Political Science of Lyon. Her working languages are French, English and Spanish.

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Adrien Flichy - Partner Find out more about Adrien

Adrien Flichy

Adrien Flichy is involved in evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments at international, national and regional levels.

Adrien teaches in the Master's program "Public Policy Evaluation" at the Institute of Political Science of Lyon.

Before joining Quadrant Conseil, Adrien worked for three years at Euréval. Prior to this, he spent two years as a Policy Officer at the Auvergne EU Office in Brussels, where he worked on different EU policies such as transportation, social affairs, education and international cooperation.

chapeau Master's Degree in "Territorial Governance and Public Policy" from the Institute of Political Science of Bordeaux - Master's Degree in "European Public Affairs" from the University of Maastricht. His working languages are French and English.

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Agathe Devaux-Spatarakis - Consultant-Researcher Find out more about Agathe

Agathe Devaux

Agathe Devaux-Spatarakis manages and works on evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for French local and national autorities as well as research institutions. She specialises in (theory-driven) impact evaluations and the assessment of innovations and experiments. She is a researcher at the Emile Durkheim Center of Bordeaux.

Agathe also teaches in the Master's program "Public Policy Evaluation" at the Institute of Political Science of Lyon.

Prior to this, Agathe was the Scientific manager of impact evaluations of agricultural research at Cirad and a consultant at Euréval while pursuing her doctoral degree.

chapeau Doctorate Degree in Political Science, Dissertation on "The Methods of Impact Evaluation" from the University of Bordeaux - Master's Degree "Public Action and Local Governance" from the Institute of Political Science of Bordeaux and Cardiff University. Her working languages are French, English and Portuguese.

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Vincent Honoré - Partner Find out more about Vincent

Vincent Honoré

Vincent Honoré is involved in evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for public authorities at international, national and regional levels.

Prior to this, he worked for 2 years at Euréval.

chapeau Master's Degree in Consultation in Evaluation and Territorial Financial Analysis from the University of Rennes 1 - Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University of Rennes 1. His working languages are French and English.

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Julie Dewaële - Partner Find out more about Julie

Julie Dewaële

Julie Dewaële is involved in evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for public authorities at local, national and European levels, especially in the field of agricultural policies.

chapeau Master's Degree in "Public Policy Evaluation" from the Institute of Political Science of Lyon - Bachelor's Degree in "Foreign Civilization and Literature" from the University of Lyon 2. Her working languages are French, English and Spanish.

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Juliette Alouis - Consultant

Juliette Alouis

Juliette Alouis is involved in evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for public authorities at local and national levels.

Prior to this, she worked for one year at the Prospective and Strategy Department at the City of Bondy.

chapeau Master's Degree in "Public Policy Evaluation" from the Institute of Political Sciences of Lyon - Master 's Degree in "Urban Planning and Transportation" the French Institute of Urban Planning. Her working languages are French and English.

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Alexandra Williams - Consultant Find out more about Alexandra

Alexandra Williams

Alexandra Williams is involved in evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for public authorities at local and national levels.

Prior to this, Alexandra worked for two years as a Research Assistant at the University of Simon Fraser, notably on a research project regarding immigration.

chapeau Master's Degree in « Public Policy and Opinion » from the University of Paris-Dauphine - Bachelor's Degree (Hons) in Political Science from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver (Canada). Her working languages are French and English.

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marc tevini - consultantt

Marc Tevini

Marc Tevini is involved in evaluation projects and strategic consulting assignments for public authorities at national and European levels.

Prior to this, Marc participated in the implementation of monitoring and evaluation systems for “innovative projects in favour of youth” at the EPT Paris Terres d’Envol.

chapeau Erasmus Mundus Master’s Degree in « Sustainable Territorial Development », from the University of Padova in Italy, KU Leuven in Belgium, and the University Paris 1 – Panthéon-Sorbonne in France.

His working languages are French, English, Spanish and Italian.

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hélène faure - management assistant Find out more about Hélène

Hélène Faure

Hélène Faure is the Management Assistant at Quadrant Conseil. Before joining Quadrant Conseil, she was the administrative secretary of the French Medical Regional Council of Île-de-France. Prior to this, she was an executive assistant at Yves Rocher and the Communication Assistant for the Catholic Delegation for Cooperation (DCC).

chapeau Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from Paris V René Descartes University and a General University Diploma in History of Art and Archaeology from Panthéon-Sorbonne University.

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