Biography François Lambert


FRANÇOIS LAMBERT

Entrepreneur, farmer, author and speaker

FRANÇOIS LAMBERT

Entrepreneur, farmer, author and speaker

A successful entrepreneur, François Lambert co-founded the largest call center in Canada, Atelka, as well as a technology company with a presence in 75 countries, Aheeva. He has invested in more than a dozen companies in his career, including Boostmi, a roadside assistance app, nGUVU, an employee mobilization platform, UNDZ underwear, Acier Saint-Jérôme and various real estate projects.

In December 2018, he launched his own online store,www.francoislambert.one, in order to sell products from his sugar bush. Building on the success, he has been offering a host of Quebec terroir products there.

Known to the general public during his notable participation in the showIn the eye of the dragon at Radio-Canada, François Lambert is the author of two books on entrepreneurship,Take it or leave it (reissued in 2019) andEntrepreneurship is difficult. Point.(translated into English in 2019), in which he conveys his passion for business and deconstructs lingering myths about entrepreneurship. He also wroteWhat i think ? (2018), an opinion book in which he offers his straightforward opinion on 30 current Quebec issues. Most recently, he finished second on the popular reality TV show Big Brother Celebrities.

A great athlete, he has completed four marathons, trained in triathlon for five years and participated in the CEO Endurance World Championship in 2012. Even today, he maintains a rate of physical activity of at least one to three hours a day. .

François divides his time between Montreal and his 600-acre land in the Outaouais, where FrançoisLambert.One's product manufacturing plant is located. He also raises a few chickens, rabbits, sheep, pigs and calves there.

François Lambert holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the Université du Québec en Outaouais.

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