Our amazing clients-partners
Some of our existing, past clients, and companies we have worked with.
French for Corporate Communication
The Community College of City University – Hong Kong
French for Daily Life and Professional Purpose
- Bank NATIXIS (HK)
- Bank Société Générale (HK)
- The University of Hong Kong – Space U
- The Chinese University of Hong Kong
- Hong Kong Shue Yan University
- The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
- Chu Hai College – Hong Kong
– Clear The Air (NGO)
– Motorwave Group
– Tubemakers of Australia – former wastewater treatment company
– Grand Sun Pte Ltd (Taiwan)
– Global Intelligence Alliance (GIA) now M Brain
– Room Interior Products
– Cargo Services Far-East Ltd
– IFB Int’l FreightBridge
– Kuehne-Nagel (HK)
– Panalpina (HK-China)
Communication and Marketing
- Motorwave Group
- Clear The Air (NGO)
- Sofinor (France)
- Inotech (France)
- Sodepac (France)
Communication and Cross-cultural work
- Prudential (USA)
- Shepell fgi (USA)
French Language & Culture
1 - Teaching French in Hong Kong since 2003, within local universities and for private clients, individuals and corporations.
For private clients, I first evaluate your objectives:
- initiation, rudiments
- more advanced
- cultural elements
I provide confidentiality if required, and propose a tailor made solution, to define a clear program and avoid waste of resources.
2 - Having a business background, I can offer one of the most comprehensive program in French for business and the workplace.
An extensive list of clients since 2003
We have been teaching French from rudiments level A1 to advanced level C1, C2. We always adapt to your objectives and propose different steps, from simple exchanges of greetings and practical expressions to more advanced levels. You may need to deepen your knowledge of the language and the culture for professional reasons, in either case feel free to talk to us.
Language & Culture
For very advanced levels C1 & C2 including French in the media, conversation on social and current issues, debates, daily interaction, French for daily life, we propose :
“Christian is a very good teacher who emphasizes fundamental skills. He always tries his best to tailor-make the courses to fit our needs and share with us the French culture.” Magdalen Tsang - A French Bank.
" ...what I have learned from you is truly inspiring. You have taught me more than just ..French, and opened my horizon on the French Culture." Michell Yan Ying Li. Former student of Shue Yan University, Hong Kong.
We have an extensive client list and continue to offer one of the best training in practical French that Hong Kong has to offer.
Get a quote for an estimate and we will propose a tailor made solution.
Our skills and services
Presentation and public speaking workshops
French language and culture classes
We teach French, from rudiments level A1 to advanced levels C2.
You prefer starting the easy way to exchange greetings and read practical expressions, or you need to improve your knowledge of the language and culture for professional reasons, feel free to talk to us.
Seminars for university students
The 21st Century Dialogues - A suite of seminars and presentations on critical issues related to sustainable development and social justice in order to :
– bring forth recent information on global trends
– apply critical thinking
– foster a constructive reflection on issues and solutions
– support worthy projects and access to adequate technologies and knowledge
– build networks of individuals and organizations dedicated to a livable present and future
See more on past seminars...
Cross cultural training
Our training aims at facilitating the integration of a person, a team or an organization into a different surrounding culture. It consists in recognizing and honoring the host culture without giving up one’s own. It is about adopting one more approach, see more than one possibility to better communicate with people, accomplish tasks, and resolve issues.
Cross cultural training consists in building bridges between cultures.
Since 2006, we provide cross-cultural training to organizations and individuals to either settle in Hong Kong or evolve comfortably in a French cultural environment. The training is provided by Peak Communication .
Our list of past and existing partners include :
– Prudential (USA)
– Shepell fgi (USA)
– Brookfield Global Relocation Services (USA)
Seminars of the 21st Century Dialogues series
Presentations made on demand for schools and universities
Renewable energy in Hong Kong - obstacles and opportunities
International Business School (France) – SMI program Semester of International Management - April 2017
A 3 hour presentation with discussion. Delivered in Hong Kong.
Coping with Climate Change and Promoting Sustainable Development in Hong Kong and Macau
University of Macau (UMAC) - Moon Chun Memorial College - a seminar organized by the French Consulate. Oct 2016
A panel discussion on sustainability work for students. Volunteering for the environment as a valuable path to professional experience.
Hong Kong and the Mainland, One country, Two systems
International Business School (France) – SMI program Semester of International Management - 2015-2016
Challenges and opportunities. A 3 hour presentation with discussion. Delivered in Hong Kong.
An evening in career investigation
Discovery Bay International School - Sept 2015
Replacing the "old" job search paradigm, by understanding the needs of the 21st century organization, knowing : "for whom" you want to work, the emphasis on soft skills, creative thinking, and responsibility. As jobs die, new ones keep appearing.
Consumerism, how did we get there ?
School of Design of Polytechnic University (Hong Kong) MBA Program - from 2010 to 2015
A 6 hour seminar with video clips, discussions, and group work in 4 parts covering : the birth of the mega corporations, the rise of consumerism in the West, and in China, the mediatized politics, and more recent trends : from corporation to cooperation.
The growing problem of food safety in China.
Early 21st Century sustainable development – Issues and Opportunities
International Business School (France) – SMI program Semester of International Management 2013 - 2014
A 3 hour presentation with discussion. Delivered in Hong Kong.
Wind, solar and wave power.
Are you "Post Carbon " ?
See the Motorwind NEW first ever SOLAR e-bike.
"Go for a ride, rest and the bike recharges itself for your ride back home".
Photos of installations designed, and installed by our partner, Hong Kong based Motorwave Group Holdings. An offer ? press "Get a Quote". (Click on the pictures) - Discover the power of Distributed Energy that generates Zero Marginal Cost.
Cool Ideas For Everyone
Interview in French by Benoit Foucher - on Career Change
Interview en français par Benoit Foucher - www.benoitfoucher.com - Sept 2014
The Economics of Happiness
Helena Norberg-Hodge, at Ted'x New Zealand 2011
Article published in the South China Morning Post on 2nd June 2010
further the US oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
"Climate change is a political and energy issue."
Listen to Jeremy Rifkin
The TPP and the sovereignty of nations, the clash
Air quality in Hong Kong 2008
A Bloomberg interview of Christian Masset for the NGO Clear The Air on 12th Dec. 2008
Air quality in Hong Kong 2004
Star TV for Earth Day April 2004, Christian Masset for Clear The Air
Founder and trainer
Founder, entrepreneur and trainer, lives in Hong Kong.
Friends and supporters
In Asia and Beyond
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