Charles Guay


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Charles is a recognized transformational business leader and builder. Since 2018, Charles is President & COO of SuccessFinder, a leading HR predictive analytics SaaS platform based in Montreal. Prior to Success Finder, Charles had his own strategic consulting firm and has built an impressive track record as an executive in the financial services industry. 

Charles is the former President & CEO of Standard Life Canada. Following this, he was Standard Life Canada's EVP Institutional markets and the former President & CEO Quebec for Manulife. Before joining Standard Life, he spent most of his career at the National Bank of Canada, leading their mutual fund division for 11 years as President & CEO. Charles started his career at RBC Dominion Securities as a successful investment advisor. He serves on several boards of directors, including Pomerleau, AGF Management and the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation. 

He is a recipient of several excellence awards, such as the “Top 40 under 40”, the Arista award and the Hermès Career Achievement award of Laval University, from which he graduated from in 1994 in business and finance.