Jean-Benoit Richard

Montreal, Canada

Serial entrepreneur currently doing his doctorate in administration (Using AI to improve BP)
Jean-Benoit's Skills
Business Development
Design
Strategy
Finance
Fundraising
Growth
Legal
Management
Marketing
Operations
Product Management
Programming
Public Relations
Recruiting
Sales
Technical
User Experience
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

About Jean-Benoit

M. Richard is a senior consultant while be doing his doctorate in artificial intelligence at University of Sherbrooke. He holds an Executive MBA from UQAM / Paris Dauphine France (2002). He holds a degree in Computer Science from the University of Montreal (1992). He holds several certifications including PMP, Scrum Master, Agile, CISA and ITIL certified.
Talented and accomplished entrepreneur, he started and growth several companies including CoFoMo and Hureca. He has been identified by the “journal des affaires” as a business leader.
M Richard is the author of two books and has lectured in more than 20 events. He sits and has served on several Boards of Directors including: CoFoMo, Hureca, advisory committee of the Business School at the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM ESG), Soccer club Les Boucaniers (www.csboucaniers.com ), Treasurer of the Board of Earth Day Quebec among others.
In the last 25 years, he acted as an entrepreneur, a technology architect and project manager in more than 50 projects and was the first in Canada to be certified as a Microsoft network specialist MCSE and a Microsoft application architect (MCSD). M.Richard is passionate about technology. He also holds a pilot license (PPL-IFR) with around 600 hours flown to date.