Our team

In order to better face the new challenges in the field of security, Amarante's team integrates skills and expertise from both the military field (former executives of elite units of the French Armed Forces) and civilians (specialised engineers, graduates of elite higher education institutions).

Pierre-Paul Antheunissens
Executive Director - Amarante Middle East

Pierre-Paul Antheunissens joined Amarante in late 2019 as Executive Director for the Middle East, based in Dubai.

Pierre-Paul has devoted many years of his career to the management of European programmes, mainly in Africa and Central Asia. He has also worked for a number of multinational companies, including a world leader of the security sector and a major French digital group.

In 2011, Pierre-Paul was decorated with the class of Knight of the French National Order of Merit. He is fluent in French, English and Russian.