Marc Deschatelets

Marc Deschatelets is a Partner at Amrop Knightsbridge in Montreal, with over thirty years of senior management and executive recruitment experience.

Early on in his career, Marc applied his leadership in several senior management positions with large firms. As Vice President of major Canadian communications companies (Bell Canada, Bell Canada International, Telesystem, Cogeco Cable), he guided various business unit to above-average growth by developing high-performance multidisciplinary teams.

Since 2004, Marc has dedicated his career to executive search. Over the years, he recruited hundreds of managers and senior executives for a variety of positions for private companies as well as for the public sectors. He has shown flair in fulfilling various mandates to recruit and select high-level leaders in a range of industries, such as Government agencies, Education, arts media and culture, retail and distribution fields, transportation, consumer goods, communications and technology. Marc also built the executive search practice of one of Canada's largest Human Capital management consulting firm.

Marc holds an MBA from the Université de Sherbrooke and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Université du Québec à Montréal. He is also a lecturer at the master’s level at the Université de Sherbrooke where he teaches senior management selection.

Marc’s Directorship and community involvement includes many years of direct involvement as a Board member for The YMCAs of Quebec where he served as a Board member, Chairman of the board nominating committee, Chairman of the Kanawana Summer camp local advisory council and at Integration Jeunesse du Quebec, an education and reinsertion none profit organization helping young adults of the Montreal area where he also served at the Board financing committee.