Absolute Knowledge Inc. has been providing management consulting services since 1999. The company was founded by its two managing partners: Helena DeSousa and Joseph G.M. St-Jean.
Helena is a highly accomplished consultant with 20 years of demonstrated experience in designing and implementing comprehensive business, change management, communication and training strategies and solutions to organizations across Canada. Helena combines strong education, business and technical expertise with outstanding client management and communication skills.
Helena holds a Masters of Education (M.Ed.) degree for the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), University of Toronto and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree specializing in IT Management (MBA-ITM) from Athabasca University, and a Bachelor of Environmental Studies (BES) from the University of Waterloo. Helena is a Prosci Change Management Certified Professional as well as a Certified Management Consultant (CMC).
Joseph has 20 years of experience in commercial and institutional buildings with demonstrated experience in management consulting, business development, policy, regulations, operations, project management and leadership.
Joseph holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in Management Consulting and Finance from Royal Roads University, a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Marketing from Athabasca University, and a Mechanical Engineering Technology Diploma (Bilingual - 3yrs) from St-Lawrence College. Joseph is a Certified Engineering Technologies (C.E.T.) and a Certified Energy Manager (C.E.M).
Absolute Knowledge Inc. has built a solid team of associate consultants which levered to bring the right expertise to any projects our clients demand. Besides having over 20 years of industry experiences our associates are certified members of one or more of the following associations:
- Certified Project Managers (PMP)
- Professional Engineers (P.Eng.)
- Certified Engineer Technologists (C.E.T.)
- Technical Writers
- Certified Trainers
- Business Analysts
- Marketing Experts
- Product Development Experts
Absolute Knowledge Inc. has memberships in the following associations:
- Association of Change Management Professionals (ACMP)
- Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CAMC)
- Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD)
- Association for Talent Development (ATD)
- Ontario Association of Certified Technologist (OACETT)
- American Society of Heating Refrigeration & Engineering (ASHREA)
- Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)