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Cedric Filet – Chief Executive Officer

Position: Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board

Nationality: French

Education: BSc in Logistics and management, MBA from Euromed Management.

Language Skills: English & French, Spanish & Portuguese

Cedric Filet is Aldelia’s Chairman and CEO. Cedric created Aldelia is 2005 and has successfully transformed Aldelia into an international group with a turnover in excess of $30m in less than 6 years. Cedric leads strategy and Group business development and is focused on Latin America and Africa. Cedric holds a Master in Management from Euromed Marseille Business School.

As CEO of Aldelia Ltd and the Aldelia group, Cedric decides Aldelia’s overall strategy and coordinates HR, business, finance and legal matters. He has over ten years experience working at a management and senior level in the recruitment and technical staffing industry.


Emiliano Russo – Chief Financial Officer

Position: Chief Financial Officer

Nationality: Italian

Education: Said Business School, University of Oxford – Exec MBA, 2002 LUISS Guido Carli, Rome, Italy – MSc in Economics

Language Skills: Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, English & French

Aldelia’s Chief Financial Officer, Emiliano graduated from LUISS in Rome in Economics and holds a MBA from SBS Oxford University. Emiliano has more than 10 years of international experience in logistics and government contracting and joined Aldelia in 2011. His role as CFO involves strategic direction of the Finance and HR functions and close collaboration with the CEO and COO to achieve our strategic and financial targets worldwide.

Before joining Aldelia, Emiliano was involved in Programme Management for several projects in Iraq such as Greenzone perimeter manguarding, Convoy security throughout Iraq, Currency Exchange program for the CPA (Coalition Provisional Authority), BIAP (Baghdad International Airport) security and cargo traffic screening for the CPA first and the Iraqi government. During his assignment, he supervised operations for 2,800 people on the ground at one point in time and he was overseeing the whole mobilisation and rotations for almost 7 years.

Maira Rosso – Brazil Country Manager

Position: Brazil Country Manager

Nationality: Brazilian

Education: Bachelor of Law , Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais, BR, Master of International Business and Foreign Trade, Fundação Getúlio Vargas  ( FGV) –  São Paulo, BR, Master of Business Administration, Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) – São Paulo, BR

Language Skills: English, Brazilian-Portuguese and Spanish.

Oil & Gas Discipline Specialities: Logistics and Legal legislation applied to Brazilian Oil & Gas Industry.

Maira is the Country Manager of Aldelia’s Brazilian subsidiary. She is a Brazilian national with many years of international experience having previously worked for Swift as their Operations Manager. She heads up all sales, operational and financial aspects of Aldelia in Brazil and personally provides Aldelia first rate professional support in local legal and tax compliance matters.

She holds a Brazilian Law degree, as well as Master’s degrees in both International Business and Foreign Trade and Business Administration. Maira and her Brazilian team work hand in hand with the rest of the Aldelia Recruitment, Operations and Logistics teams to provide a comprehensive set of Manpower and project solutions. Maira is bright, articulate and highly professional and ethical ensuring the Brazil team deliver the very best service to our clients both in Brazil and Internationally.

Ahlonko Sodji – Nigeria Country Manager

Position: Nigeria Country Manager

Nationality: French

Education: Master’s degree in finance: financial analysis, controlling, accounting, Euromed Management and Bachelor’s degree: Fundamentals of management concepts and techniques, Euromed Management

Language Skills: French & English

Ahlonko is the Country Manager of Aldelia’s Nigerian subsidiary. He is a French national with previous experience in companies such as Deloitte and Infineo in their financial departments. As Aldelia’s Head of Operations, Ahlonko provides leadership to our project managers and operational staff.  He has extensive experience as a management consultant and broad international knowledge. He previously ran Aldelia’s Nigerian subsidiary, which acts as the region headquarters for operations in Sub Saharan Africa and built a strong local team to provide Aldelia with a presence on the ground in Nigeria and local expertise of the African market.

Romain Filet – France Business Manager

Chris Quy – Recruitment Director

Rudolf Bahri – Iraq Business Manager


Our Senior Team