A holistic approach
to recruiting

Leaders recruiting leaders

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Attracting The Right Talent Starts with
The Right Partner

PIXCELL is known for its exceptional business vision, market understanding and strong relationships with every stakeholder in its coast-to-coast network.

We’ve developed a unique approach, working at the strategic level, factoring in your business’
particular challenges
, strategic goals, vision and culture in order to provide you with the
best selection of potential Talent to reach your strategic objectives.

Find The Right Talent, In The Right Place, At The Right Time, Every Time

Our Values

At PIXCELL, we are passionate about our industry and our profession, and as such, there are things you can expect from us.


Because we are committed to what we do, at PIXCELL we face each day with conviction and confidence and approach our mandates with integrity and enthusiasm.


No matter the level of difficulty associated with the mandate, the PIXCELL team will strive steadfastly to achieve your goals, and exceed your expectations.


Passion is the fuel in the fire of action. At PIXCELL, Passion is the driving force behind every action we take, ensuring we deliver exceptional leaders.


Accountability is about follow-through. It is recognizing that our Clients are dependant on the results of our work. At PIXCELL we take pride in delivering results 100% of the time.

Leaders in Experience

At PIXCELL, we maintain a dual focus on candidates and clients alike. We strive to be experts on our Customers; and as such we recognize that Candidate Experience starts with us. We believe this is key to delivering a stellar experience.

Leaders Recruiting Leaders


Francois Piche Roy president founder and senior consultant

François Piché-Roy

President, Founder and Senior Consultant

François is Founder and President of PIXCELL. Initially, François conducted searches focused on Commercial (Sales, Marketing and Business Development) and Technical (Information Technology and Engineering) positions. Since then, with a decade of experience under his belt, he has successfully conducted searches for major organizations across a variety of sectors spanning from Manufacturing, to CPG/FMCG, Information Technology, Construction, Retail and Transportation.

Before entering the Executive Search sector in 2011, François worked in Enterprise Software Sales for CERIDIAN and went on to lead Business Development efforts on the North American market for an international SaaS company.  An avid reader and wine connoisseur, François is also a seasoned globetrotter with a passion for Colombia, his wife’s home country.


Thierry Faure


As a Partner at PIXCELL – Leaders recruiting leaders, Thierry brings his international background to executive recruitment, combining knowledge gained from his experience in finance, law, and business development with top-tier global organizations. Prior to joining PIXCELL, a member of CFR Global Executive Search, Thierry worked with other top global search firms assisting boards and leaders in recruiting accomplished executives for a wide variety of functions including finance, general management, technology, marketing, HR or boards.

Prior to joining the executive search industry, Thierry worked as a Director of Sales and team manager in the United Kingdom for a Major oil and gas company, as a Private Banker in Switzerland and in several Law firms in France. Thierry holds an Advanced Certificate at Cornell University (United States) in Executive Search and Leadership Consulting, a Master of Laws from Université Lyon 3 (France), a Master’s degree in Asset Management from Toulouse Business School and a Certificate in Venture Finance from Oxford (United Kingdom).


Caroline Vansteene


As an Analyst at PIXCELL – Leaders recruiting leaders, Caroline brings her expertise and knowledge acquired during her last five years of study. Her academic background has allowed her to develop her experience at the international level, as Caroline has studied in France, Spain, and Canada.
Prior to joining PIXCELL, a member of CFR Global Executive Search, Caroline was an intern for the IT production manager in a French international banking group.

Caroline holds a Bachelor's degree in Organizational Management from Paris-Dauphine University (France) and is currently in her final year of a Master's degree in People and Organization Development with a specialization in Human Resources at Laval University (Canada).


Denis Carter

Counsel, Retail, Real Estate, Consumer Goods and Marketing

Denis joined PIXCELL in December 2017 as a Strategic Advisor for Senior searches in Real Estate, Retail and Consumer Goods. Prior to joining the team, Denis had his own Executive Search firm. He also operated as both a franchiser and a franchisee in the hospitality industry and held executive positions at CULINAR in the Food processing industry and grocery sector at PROVIGO.

Denis’ successful track record in the recruitment sector stems from his extensive experience working on the Client side and his in-depth understanding of the inner workings of their organizations.

Martial Prudhomme senior advisor

Martial Prud’homme


Martial started his career in Human Resources Management in the para-public sector in real estate and then within the manufacturing and financial industry where he held several Directorships, notably at the Fédération des Caisses Populaires Desjardins in Montreal.

In 1980, he launched his organizational psychology and executive-search practice where he spearheaded several mandates in executive-search, coaching, talent assessment, skills development, and career transition within different industries and with mid-to-large organizations.  In the last  10 years, his practice added engineering as a key sector within Executive Search.

Since January 2020, Martial is Senior Advisor at PIXCELL.  He advises the organization on strategic searches within mostly Engineering and Information Technology.

Industry Expertise

Our experts in executive recruitment are not only highly knowledgeable in their field but also well versed in industry-specific business concerns. Over the years, our executive search agency has developed a vast network of Canadian and international partners to provide you with fast, privileged access to the best candidates in your industry.

You can rely on our  IT headhunter team to fill your IT executive positions.

Recruit the best candidate fast with the help of our recruitment agency for businesses in engineering and manufacturing.

Let our executive headhunter firm guide you in the process of recruiting public and para-public business leaders.

Find the right candidate by relying on our executive search agency for the retail and distribution sectors.

Recruit an exceptional candidate with our experienced executive headhunters in the real estate and construction sectors.

With our executive search agency, overcome the challenges of recruiting executives in finance, accounting, insurance and banking.

Do you need to hire a pharmaceutical or bioscience executive? Count on PIXCELL’s headhunters to meet your recruitment needs.

Leading firms in the areas of law, engineering consulting, finance and strategy trust PIXCELL to recruit their top associates and partners.

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