Stanislas Gastaldi

Stanislas Gastaldi


Stanislas is the CEO of Daniele Décor, Atelier CL, Atelier Mériguet Qatar and a partner in Contech KSA.

After some law studies followed by a business school in Paris, Stanislas joined Atelier Mériguet in 2001 as a summer trainee. He began by working in the workshop and as a store keeper. Soon, Stanislas formally joined Atelier Mériguet as a painting helper in order to learn the secrets of decorative painting. Keenly observing the master artisans of Atelier Mériguet, Stanislas gained the French savoir-faire of decorative painting.

Next, Stanislas joined Atelier Del Boca as a quantity surveyor. He quickly progressed in his career, becoming a Senior Projects Manager in 2012, supervising more than a hundred people.

Over the years, Stanislas acquired extensive experience in managing several prestigious historical sites in Paris, such as the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA) and the Conservatoire Nationale de Musique de Versailles to name just a few.

Stanislas has also worked very closely with many of France’s most esteemed architects and designers, such as Jacques Garcia, Alberto Pinto, Jacques Grange, Pierre Yovanovitch and Pierre Yves Rochon. Stanislas handled several extraordinary and large scale high-end commercial projects, some of which are Shangri-La Hotel Paris, Christian Dior flagship store in Paris and all the Ladurée shops in Europe.

Since 2013 Stanislas has been managing the Groupe Mériguet’s Middle East companies in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Stanislas oversees the companies’ activities from design to site coordination, simultaneously developing the companies and the employees to uphold the high standards of the world renown Groupe Mériguet. Introducing novel finishes and techniques such as Artistone, new way of gilding and straw marquetry, Stanislas and his team daily seek new finishes to propose to the clients. Respected by his peers and clients alike, Stanislas’ aim is perfection, timeliness and ultimate client satisfaction.

Stanislas studied French law in Paris V Descartes University and business studies in Institut Supérieur de Gestion (ISG) French Business School, Paris.