Her motto: “Communication Works For Those Who Work at it.”
She does not see herself as a natural speaker, just an extrovert. Since 2013 she has learned the art of rhetoric and won Public Speaking Awards. This made her understood that with techniques, passion, practice plus dedication for the audience – you can become an influential speaker.
Cécile BASTIEN REMY provides training and coaching to Managers, Senior Executives and Young Talents (Banking (UBS, Credit Suisse), Pharma (Idorsia), Risk (Risk-!n, PartnerRe) and Universities (ETH, Zürich University) with their presentation skills to foster their success. She is also a Motivational Speaker on the Topic of Resilience. Link to her signature speech delivered at TEDx Politecnico Di Torino Italy in 2019.
At SBS she teaches undergraduates on the topic of Applied Communication and the Master Students on Intercultural Communication.
Prior to her Presentation Skills & Communication activities, she co-wrote & published two guide books for expats (2009 and 2012). Her career started in International Sales department of financial investment database and risk management software’s, taking care of investment banking clients and asset managers.
What she says on Executive Presence: “The way you act, the way you speak and how you look are the three pillars of Business Executive presence.”