Guillaume Soto

At a Glance

Nationality: French
Location / Base: Yaoundé
Languages: French, English
Key Competencies: Entrepreneurship, Coaching and Management

Guillaume Soto is passionate about entrepreneurship, coaching and management. After several years working as a micro-electronics engineer for Philips Semiconductor, ST Microelectronics and a start-up called Stepmind, he went into development assistance – managing a local economic development project in the Democratic Republic of Congo from 2008 to 2009, and an economic recovery project in Haiti with Première Urgence-Aide Médicale Internationale after the earthquake of 2010.

Having spent 10 years working as an engineer and project manager in different parts of the world, he settled in Yaoundé in Cameroun in 2012, where he established the company Shauri Conseil & Coaching (Shauri-CC).

Shauri-CC provides specialist support for individuals and businesses: offering training on leadership, time and priority management, team building sessions and individual coaching to organisations and managers who wish to improve their performance and effectiveness at work. Most of its clients are based in Central Africa.