Senior-level executive with experience in management including financial management, corporate finance, turnaround and strategic advisory situations and human resources. Strong capital markets background with significant experience in public companies listed in the United States and Canada. Proven leadership abilities both at operational and Board of Director levels. Strong knowledge and experience in corporate governance. Mrs. Cormier spent 13 years in senior management and as CFO of large North American forest products company and 8 years in various senior management positions at Alcan Aluminiun Limited.(RioTinto). Articled with E&Y.
Played lead role in fundraising for forest products company raising over $2 billion in capital in equity, debt and high yield markets internationally and lead the divestiture program. Raised seed capital for small start ups. As board member, lead strategic realignment of several companies.
Serves on the Board of Directors of Hydro-Quebec, Moreau Industries and ProFab Inc. Previously served on several other boards. Also chair the board of the Montreal Metropolitain Orchestra.
Bachelor of Business Administration, Bishop’s University (Quebec))
CPA,CA , University of McGill (Quebec)
ASC, (Certified Corporate Director), University of Laval (Quebec)