About us 

Our Firm

VIDOCQ is a specialized investigation and intelligence firm. Founded in 2014 in Montreal by former economic-crime specialists from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the VIDOCQ team quickly established its reputation and leadership in the industry. Renowned for the quality of its services and client relationships, VIDOCQ’s mission is to contribute to its clients’ success by providing them with a clear decision-making advantage, through anticipating and delivering their information needs with professionalism, expertise, and accountability.

We have the professionalism, seriousness, know-how, global reach and robustness of the largest firms in our industry. However, we retain and cherish the agility and customer service of smaller players. We believe these characteristics are key to our success.

— Jonathan Légaré, Managing Partner

While serving other industries, VIDOCQ quickly established itself as a preferred provider of investigation and intelligence solutions for the banking industry, institutional investors and private equity funds.

The name VIDOCQ refers to a colourful French figure in the history of investigation and policing, Eugène François Vidocq. Creative, versatile and intelligent, Vidocq recognized the importance of quality information in decision-making.