Marie-Christine Ekedi is a mother of two boys and an entrepreneur in her own right. For the past 15 years, she has worked as an intrapreneur in several companies in various fields such as social marketing, civil engineering-construction, information technology, public and municipal services, real estate, financial auditing and management consulting services to businesses.

She has contributed to the growth of some one hundred projects, mandates and of various sizes, with budgets ranging from $15,000 to $450 million.

With her experience, as well as her Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) and her Project Management Professional-PMP® certification, she is recognized for her skills in strategy, project management and organizational development.

Innovative, intrepid and always in search of new challenges, Marie-Christine now runs her third company, Startup (GASC Services inc), which develops software and solutions designed specifically for the early childhood field.

Involved with the Réseau des Femmes d’Affaires du Québec (RFAQ), she has also contributed her expertise to several community organizations, corporate advisory committees and board of directors as a volunteer member.

Marie-Christine stands out for her positive vision, her passion, her ability to listen and her tendency towards continuous improvement both in her professional functions and in her day-to-day life.

Her vision is simple: Dare to venture off the beaten path. To surpass oneself. Always strive for excellence. To offer a world of possibilities.