Frédéric Bove



Frédéric Bove is a link between knowledge and taking action, at the nexus of where value is created. He is a passionate, high-level strategist and his curiosity is tireless. He likes to give meaning, value, and depth to what he does.  

Frédéric is an expert in ecosystem strategy and development. Innovation, creativity, an international vision, and management are at the heart of everything he undertakes. He was Vice-President, Communications, then Executive Director of Prompt (expert in innovation funding), Development and Strategy Director at Moment Factory, and a professor at HEC Montréal. Frédéric also built economic, academic, and governmental bridges between France, Quebec, and Canada as Executive Director of Entretiens Jacques Cartier, an event that brings together 3,500 people over a three-day period.  

Through these experiences, Frédéric has taken on many complex challenges involving several stakeholders, thereby allowing him to develop high-level and sought-after expertise at the corporate level as well as in the parapublic and innovation sectors.  

A seasoned athlete and holder of a black belt in karate, Frédéric is also active at BIXI Montreal (self-service bikes) where he acts as Secretary of the Board of Directors.

Like a duck to water
  • Strategic counsel (communications, innovation, organization)
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Corporate communications
  • International counsel (Quebec-France)
School days
  • Graduate of Political Sciences, Lyon
  • Master in Economics and Organization, Université de Lyon
  • Degree in History, Université de Lyon
Hobbies and interests
  • Music
  • Movies
  • Literature
  • Politics and History