Frédéric is a seasoned consultant, business manager and entrepreneur. Prior to his role as President of Garda Background Screening Solutions, he served as president of JLD-Lague Group, another Champlain Financial Corp. portfolio company. Frédéric gained several years of management consulting experience with McKinsey where he co-led its technology practice in Canada. Earlier in his career, Frédéric co-led the development of multiple technology companies with successful exits (e.g., weather forecasting company Sky Motion Research acquired by AccuWeather, enterprise software company Trigo Technologies acquired by IBM). He is a licensed professional engineer in Québec and an active member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO).