Simon De Baene

Simon De Baene
Co-Founder and CEO, GSoft

Simon De Baene is the visionary dreamer behind GSoft, home to a family of software products that lay the groundwork for a better employee experience. For the last 16 years, Simon has inspired and mobilized his teams to build the next generation of tools to make work simpler, kinder and faster. These products — including ShareGate, Officevibe and Softstart — are designed with a people-first and hybrid workplace mindset. GSoft’s products are used in more than 15,000 organizations around the world in over 110 countries.

Simon De Baene started GSoft while he was still in university, determined to lead the charge in changing workplace environments for the better. Through his ongoing commitment and dedication to this mission, Simon and the GSoft team — which now includes more than 350 employees — are continuing to work together to reimagine the future of work while delivering new and innovative tools that enable better, more collaborative work environments, whether at home or in the office.

With its unparalleled corporate culture, GSoft is recognized as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies and stands among Quebec’s largest SMEs. In 2021 alone, GSoft saw revenues of more than $100 million. GSoft is determined to keep challenging the workplace status quo, and truly believes the best is yet to come.