THE TEAM

FORTUITY’S EXECUTIVE TEAM BRINGS A WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE TO THE TABLE, WHICH CONTINUALLY KEEPS US AT THE FOREFRONT OF THE INDUSTRY
Joel FatumChief Executive Officer

Joel Fatum is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Fortuity Search Group. A 20-year veteran of the executive search industry, Fatum has maintained a reputation as a leader and innovator in successfully sourcing and placing leaders into the C-Suite offices of Canada’s most prominent companies.

Having held a Senior Partner role with The Bedford Group and 9 Years Managing Partner at Odgers Berndtson. (Global Revenue Leader)

In 2011 he founded Fortuity Search Group with the goal of creating the market's most powerful and innovative search organization. Working with powerful AI technology, Fortuity has been able to eliminate much of the traditional risk that comes along with external appointments. (Diversity of thought, emotional intelligence, bias and decision making)

Joel is well recognized for his unwavering commitment to the client and candidate experience. His track record speaks for itself.

Alyse GaulinLeadership Advisor

As an executive in the luxury fashion industry for 12+ years, Alyse brings extensive experience with leadership behavior. She is formally trained and certified in 7 human behavior assessments that use predictive analytics to provide AI solutions to talent management. Alyse has built a platform exclusively for Fortuity to bring greater certainty to their clients when hiring for future roles. The system measures the leadership level & style of each candidate.

Alyse possesses a calm leadership style that empowers everybody in the room. Her authenticity is infectious and she epitomizes the importance of building quality relationships with everybody they work with.

Daniel Lacoste Affiliate Partner Québec

Président, Lacoste Recherche de Cadres. - A Fortuity Affiliate Company

Daniel holds a M.Sc. from University of Montreal. Shortly after graduating, Daniel started his career in executive search with a local firm before making his mark with two international executive search firms; Spencer Stuart and Caldwell Amrop Partners where he played active roles in Life Sciences, Technology, Natural resources and Financial services Practices. Daniel also launched the Biotech recruiting practice at Caldwell. Daniel’s experience in executive search spans over 35 years. Through those years, he has conducted searches at the local, national and international levels in various industries and has placed industry leaders in Canada, USA, France, UK and Hungary as well as Ivory Coast and Central America.

In 1998, Daniel launched Lacoste Executive Search. The firm became the Canadian leader in Biotech recruiting, completing over 300 searches in Canada, USA and Europe. Today, Lacoste Executive Search does work in every industry on a retainer basis. Daniel served on the board of Directors of the Junior Chamber of Commerce of Montreal for four years and launched their Corporate membership and their International affiliation programs. He is active in its community in several not-for-profit organizations and professional associations.

Daniel is based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

www.lacostesearch.com/
Heather TustinSenior Executive Assistant

Board of Directors.
Jack Fatum
Alex Barseghian
Stephen Tapp
Brian Hadfield