Dr Pascal Venier is a Personal Productivity consultant  based in Gatineau & Ottawa, who is available both nationally and internationally.

Pascal helps knowledge workers become more effective by optimizing their workflow in particular by using visual tools as well as Agile and Lean thinking. Pascal is currently completing the French translation of Jim Benson and Tonianne DeMaria Barry’s, Personal Kanban: Mapping Work | Navigating Life, a book which has been awarded the Shingo Prize for Operational Excellence, the highest honor in Lean in 2013.

Pascal holds a PhD with distinction from Aix-Marseille Université, in Aix-en-Provence (France) and has over 25 years experience in teaching, training and research. He has served in the French Navy as an Education Officer and has worked at the Liverpool Hope University, the University of Manchester, the University of Salford Manchester and the Royal Military College of Canada. Between 1995 and 2012, he was as a tenured associate professor of French and International History at the University of Salford Manchester (England). In October 2012, he emigrated to Canada and started a second career as a Personal Productivity Consultant.