The Flexpipe team is like a breath of fresh air in the material handling industry. Our team is composed of young and motivated people as well as a few very experienced veterans of this industry.
Meet our team
We want to offer you the best of both worlds with an energetic and refreshing customer service while at the same time making sure we can answer your most difficult questions without any problems. Our team has grown since the first day, but most employees who were there back then are still with us today. We take good care of our employees because we know that they will take good care of you in return.
Gabriel joined our assembly team in 2018. Handy by nature, he worked in agricultural production for more than 13 years. His thoroughness and curiosity make him an asset to the team. He loves to spend time outside with his family and has a great sense of humor.
Jean-Phillipe became part of the assembly team in 2017. Having acquired welding and woodworking skills in the past, he was a quick learner in Flexpipe’s environment. Jean-Philippe is a car aficionado and enjoys doing mechanical work.
Eric assembles structures at our plant and our customers’. Prior to working at Flexpipe, he was a skilled furniture repair technician and owned a business in this trade for 11 years. Eric prides himself on a job well done and sharing his expertise. He even started Flexpipe’s social club!
Alex first began working as an assembler in 2010, when Flexpipe was just a start-up. Nowadays, he carries out his duties at our customers’ facilities. A construction worker by trade, Alex is handy and learns quickly.
Maxime became a Flexpipe team member in August 2017 in the order prep and packing department. A very handy fellow, his previous experience was in assembling kitchen cabinets and school furniture.
Jean-Sebastien also joined Flexpipe in 2017. Before becoming part of the assembly team, he worked in a sawmill and the home renovation industry.
Brandon is a dependable assembler who always meets his commitments. He is a good-natured team member and has a strong work ethic. An avid sports enthusiast, Brandon was once a skateboard champ!
Jean-Rock is the first assembler specialist recruited by Flexpipe following the company’s expansion in 2011. He works at the main plant in addition to several of our customers’ facilities. With over 30 years of experience in a variety of fields, Jean-Rock is an important asset to the team. Not only has he done general welding and woodworking, but he has also driven a taxi, owned a grocery store, been a cook… among others. Talk about a diversified career!
François, one of our first employees, has been with us since 2010. He’s keen on contributing new ideas and continually seeks innovative solutions. He has a deep commitment to the company. Before Flexpipe, François worked in dairy and hog production. Following that, he learned about manufacturing in a furniture factory. At Flexpipe, he has completed several assembly projects in our customers’ facilities. He currently is an assembler specialist at our main factory.
Gilles is our order prep and tube-cutting pro. Though his previous experience was building furniture, his main trade for over 30 years was welding. He joined our team wanting to take on new challenges.
Jonatan works in Flexpipe’s order prep and packing division. Innately curious, he’s an organized employee who is always on the lookout for new solutions. Cheerful by nature, Jonatan loves video games and sports such as soccer, basketball, and volleyball.
Stephanie is responsible for order picking and preparation. When she joined Flexpipe in 2017, she oversaw order packing and delivery. Always displaying a sunny disposition; Stephanie’s good mood is contagious!
Jon is a structure designer and one of the first drafters trained by Flexpipe. From 2012 to 2014, he carried out assembly work in our 2 warehouses located in Farnham and Toronto. Jon is a valuable asset to our team thanks to his versatility and deep commitment to projects.
Sofia has acquired substantial sales and customer service experience here in Canada and her native Sweden. Sofia is trilingual, perpetually in a good time, and takes care of customer service for our American customers with Sierra.
Marie-Soleil is head of the customer service at Flexpipe and primarily takes care of our Canadian customers. She joined the team in 2013 and was the only woman on board! True to her Italian roots, being part of a tightly knit family is very important to her. It took no time at all for her to make her mark within the company.
Russ is a senior sales engineer and project manager at Flexpipe. With over 30 years of experience in technical sales, Russ has extensive knowledge of lean manufacturing. He currently takes care of our customers in Toronto and Western Canada.
Mathieu became a Flexpipe project manager covering Quebec’s North Shore in 2018. Previously, he worked for several years in the operations and supply chain sectors. Mathieu is passionate about optimizing processes, and as such, went about studying logistics. He is committed, determined, and passionate about sports. He is an avid triathlete and coached a football team for 2 seasons.
Daniel is the project manager for southern US. His has acquired vast knowledge about adaptable structures and previously worked in the stainless steel shelving sector. Dan joined the team seeking new challenges to further his career achievements.
Derek is the Project Manager for the Western United States. As a Hockey and swimming coach, he is passionate about sports and challenges. Prior to joining the Flexpipe team, he worked for several years designing and selling accessories and clothing for men and women. His experience and dedication make him an excellent reference for our clients and the entire Flexpipe team.
Temie is a Flexpipe project manager covering the US Midwest. He joined our team in 2013 and has a deep commitment to all his undertakings. What’s more, he is now one of Flexpipe’s three partners.
Rémi has been project manager for Quebec’s North Shore region for over 3 years. He discovered the Flexpipe system through an internship opportunity at one of our customers’ facilities. He studied mechanical engineering, and his hobbies include playing the tight head prop position in rugby. He’s now managing the continuous improvement to monitor and improve organizational processes with the aim of making them as efficient as possible.
With more than 15 years of experience as a web developer, Maxime joined the Flexpipe team in 2018. Always on the lookout for new technologies, he is our IT specialist. As an alternative rock music lover, he enjoys playing guitar in his spare time.
Esteban has assembled more than 250 Flexpipe structures. He is a woodworker by trade who built his house from the ground up! Originally from Costa Rica, Esteban grew up in Florida where he studied industrial design. Esteban speaks English, Spanish, and French fluently and he has garnered work experience in several countries.
Anne-Gabrielle oversees Flexpipe’s website and marketing initiatives. With a communications background, she joined the team in 2017. Always keen on learning something new, she has discovered a passion for continuous improvement. As Anne-Gabrielle enjoys rallying people together, she values team spirit in professional and social settings.
Karl is one of our long-standing employees since 2011. As chief accountant, he takes care of numerous tasks, the foremost of which is being the company’s financial comptroller. His finance and accounting expertise are used to ensure Flexpipe’s growth and continuity.
Benjamin has been in charge of operations since June 2017. Loving a challenge, Benjamin prioritizes efficiency and continuous improvement. He banks on his expertise in supply chain and flow management to help Flexpipe reach its objectives.
Sylvain is Flexpipe’s Director of Sales and co-founded the company. It’s through his work in the engineering field that he discovered lean manufacturing principles in 2002. He set out to seek out new challenges and expand Flexpipe’s offering. According to him, Flexpipe consists of tubes, joint connectors, and creativity!
Julien is Flexpipe’s president and co-founder. He came upon lean manufacturing in 2006 and launched Flexpipe in 2010. His mission since then has been to introduce the modular system to new markets by making it affordable and accessible.