Chief Executive Officer and President, ADESA
Vice President of Business Operations
Executive Vice President, U.S. Operations, East Region
Vice President of Sales
Executive Vice President of Online Services
Chief Operating Officer, ADESA Canada
Executive Vice President and Chief Economist, ADESA Analytical Services
President, PAR North America
Chief Operating Officer
General Manager and Senior Vice President, Canadian Operations
President, Specialty Auctions Division
Executive Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Special Services
Chief Client Officer, ADESA Canada
Vice President, Marketing
Senior Vice President of Auction Operations
Executive Vice President, U.S. Operations, West Region
In 1998, Stéphane St-Hilaire joined ADESA Canada as chief financial officer. From here, he quickly moved into other senior positions throughout the organization. In 1999, St-Hilaire became ADESA Montreal's general manager. He was promoted again in 2000 to regional manager; and in 2002, St-Hilaire became regional vice president, Eastern Canada and general manager, ADESA Montreal.
In January 2009, St-Hilaire was named chief operating officer for ADESA Canada; and in 2014 he was appointed to his current role as chief executive officer and president of ADESA.
During his time with ADESA, St-Hilaire has earned a number of professional awards including: the Ford Motor Company Award, the ADESA Canada Auction of the Year Award and the ADESA Customer Service Award.
Prior to joining ADESA, St-Hilaire worked as a senior accountant at Ernst & Young and the controller at AIT Corporation. He holds a degree in commerce from Laval University, Quebec, Canada, and a degree in administration from Limoilou College, Quebec, Canada. In 1995, he also earned a chartered accountant certificate from the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA)