Montreal, September 29, 2017 – The visual effects studio Rodeo FX is pleased to have recruited Eric Pepin as Vice President of Operations. Eric will work closely with the top management team and will be responsible for overseeing the human resources, communications and facilities departments for the organization that now employs nearly 400 artists and visual effects professionals.

“ This new arrival is driven by our desire to always be among the most creative and innovative leading VFX Company in the world. Eric brings his vast international expertise along with his caring and entrepreneur side, typical of natives of Beauce. We are very pleased to welcome him to our management team ”, said Sébastien Moreau, President of Rodeo FX.

Eric has worked at Ubisoft for nearly twenty years, first in Montreal, where he was part of the teams that started Ubisoft Montreal while the studio was in full expansion.  Later, he worked at Ubisoft in Shanghai where he has lived for the past eleven years. He began as Project Management Director before being promoted to HR & Communication Director six years ago.

"Rodeo FX is a growing Quebec company and I am thrilled to take on this new challenge. I look forward to working with all the passionate and dynamic teams at Rodeo FX ” confides Eric Pepin.

Eric is a graduate of Université de Sherbrooke where he completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA). He also obtained the PMP (Project Management Professional) and PgMP (Program Management Professional Certification) certifications. More recently, Eric has also earned the PHR (Professional in Human Resource) accreditation.