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).
Philémon Leenhardt is the analyst in charge of the MENA Desk of Amarante Risk Intelligence.
After living in the Palestinian Territories and Lebanon for several years, Philémon joined the Institute for Strategic Studies as an analyst. He then worked as a consultant in the field of humanitarian development at Altai Consulting in Tunisia.
With a dual Master’s degree from Sciences Po Paris and the London School of Economics (LSE), Philémon speaks Arabic and is fully bilingual in English and French.