Portrait of Jean-Louis Leignel

Jean-Louis Leignel

BAKIA Expert

Cost Management


I have more than thirty years of experience in both Management Control and IT management, acquired within the Executive Committees of major industrial groups (Saint-Gobain, LVMH, Schneider Electric, etc.).

Consulting Skills

  • Performance management
  • Strategic planning
  • Operational management control
  • Cost models (ABB/ABC/ABM)
  • Consolidation & Financial Reporting
  • Corporate IS governance
  • IT Controlling

Professional Experience

For 10 years
BAKIA Consulting | Independent Expert Consultant

INEUM Consulting | Consultant in economic steering systems

Deloitte France | Director

Schneider Electric Group | Director Organization and Information Systems

Télémécanique | Director of Management and IT

LVMH | Director of Planning and Management Control

Saint-Gobain Industries | Industrial Management Controller

Some References

Actor in the automotive sector

  • Framing of the economic performance management model
  • Analysis of the existing system
  • Identification of gaps in both the budget and the “upstream systems”
  • Development of a roadmap of priority actions


Actor in the agri-food sector

  • Harmonisation of the industrial management control of French factories
  • Modelling of the five French plants
  • Preparation of a 2021 budget for a factory
  • Highlighting of performance gaps between the 2021 results and the objectives


Player in the banking sector

  • Overhaul of the economic management system
  • Development of a target model
  • Validation by the General Management
  • Structuring of the implementation project


  • IMD Lausanne – MBA
  • Stanford – Master of Science
  • Supelec – Engineer


  • French
  • English
  • German (spoken)


  • Power BI


  • Manufacturing (glass, electronics, automotive…)
  • Luxury

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