Jean-François Bertholet

Lecturer, HEC Montréal, and Organizational Development Consultant

BBA, MSc (Human Resources), STP, CHRP

Jean-François Bertholet is a lecturer at HEC Montréal, a writer for Gestion magazine and an organizational development consultant. He specializes in employee recognition and engagement as well as workplace climate.

In addition to teaching, he has worked for many years with organizations of all sizes, both domestically and internationally, to help them optimize their leadership, recognition and engagement strategies.

He offers a learning experience based on best practices from industry literature and real life, at the end of which participants leave with concrete steps to take back to the office.

He holds a master’s degree in human resources management from HEC Montréal and a bachelor’s degree in industrial relations from the Université de Montréal. He administers workplace surveys for organizational transformation and advises his clients throughout their engagement initiatives.

A certified human resources professional belonging to the Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec, he is regularly asked to weigh in on newsworthy human resources issues both on the radio (98.5 FM) and in articles in Les Affaires.