Leadership & governance


With decades of combined experience, D-BOX's executive team draws on their passion for technology and years of industry experience to meet all of the corporation's goals and standards


D-BOX CEO Sébastien Mailhot
Sébastien Mailhot
President & Chief Executive Officer

Sébastien started his decorated career after earning a BAA in accounting from HEC Montréal more than 20 years ago. A CPA and CBV with a corporate finance background, he held multiple VP roles in technology companies such as Capimont and had prior CEO experience with Groupe Carreaux Céragrès before arriving at D-BOX in 2015 as the VP of Strategic Alliances. From there, the strong leader with a passion for technology moved his way up the ladder, becoming COO and eventually CEO in April of 2020

D-BOX CFO David Montpetit
David Montpetit
Chief Financial Officer

After having graduated from the Université du Québec à Montréal with a BAA in accounting in 1992, David and his passion for numbers and technology, worked their way through multiple renowned companies such as Sysco, Mondou, and BonLook, in roles such as General Manager and Vice-President of Finance. In January of 2020, he joined the D-BOX team as the Chief Financial Officer

D-BOX CTO Robert Desautels
Robert Desautels
Chief Technology Officer

With an MBA in finance and marketing from HEC Montréal, Robert has had many years of success in the high-tech industry. With career highlights such as being the National Sales Manager at Creo Products and the VP of Digital Solutions at Quebecor, Robert joined D-BOX in 2013 as the Senior VP of Marketing. He would go on to become the Senior VP of Technology, Strategy and Operations, and was promoted to Chief Technology Officer in 2018

D-BOX VP of Sales Karen Mendoza
Karen Mendoza
Vice-President Sales

A highly motivated individual with over 20 years of experience in business development, partner management, sales and merchandising. She developed business markets for entertainment, gaming and eSports organizations, such as such as Nintendo of America, FOX Sports Interactive and GameTruck Licensing

D-BOX VP of Marketing Stéphane Vidal
Stéphane Vidal
Vice-President Product and Brand

An experienced marketing executive and entrepreneur, Stéphane graduated from the Université Laval with a BA in finance in 1988 and began his career at Télébec, where he occupied different position in finance and product management. He would go on to hold multiple executive titles in large companies over the years, including Bell, Vantrix, MaisonBrison and XMedius, before joining D-BOX as the VP of Marketing and Communication in 2020. In his spare time, Stéphane sits on boards of directors and mentors others in the world of executive business to help them accomplish their professional goals

D-BOX VP of Sales Tripp Wood
Tripp Wood
Vice-President, Sales – Home Entertainment

An industry veteran with over 20 years of business development, partnership and sales experience in the home entertainment industry, during which he developed business for market leaders such as The Walt Disney Company, Electronic Arts and Paramount Pictures Home Media. His career has focused on consumer home entertainment including video games and traditional movies and TV content. He has extensive experience in developing new markets, creating partner relationships, managing product promotion and launches, and sales channel development


D-BOX’s Board of Directors has a fiduciary duty to act in good faith for the best interests of the corporation, including for the benefit of all stakeholders such as employees, shareholders, creditors, governments and the environment. They oversee and ensure that management complies with all applicable laws and ethical standards and they adopt policies and corporate procedures that are held to the highest standards of responsibility, excellence and ethics