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YCIF MTL - Diversity 2.0 - Why Now More Than Ever To Be a Global Leader!

21
nov
Date: Tuesday, November, 21st 2017
Time: 07:30am to 09:00am
Location: Davies
1501 McGill College, 26th floor, Montreal
Price: Free for YCIF Members
Free for non-Members
Keynote speaker: Andrée-Lise Méthot
Maximum attendees: 50
Chapter: Montreal

YCIF Montreal is pleased to invite you to a breakfast conference with Andrée-Lise Méthot, Founder and Managing Partner of Cycle Capital Management (CCM), an impact investor and the most active cleantech venture capital platform in Canada.

30 mars FR

Andree-Lise will share her views on how diversity today is more important than ever for entrepreneurs and business owners to compete locally and globally,  based on more than 30 years of running different business across the world. Her recent foray into China is a great example of how local diversity can make it easier to grow outside of Canada!

November 21st,  from 7:30am to 9am
Davies, 1501 McGill College Ave., 26th floor, Montréal
Free event for everyone, but registration is required

Event Schedule :

7:30am : Breakfast and Networking

8:00am : Presentation by Andrée-Lise Méthot

9:00am : End of event

About Andrée-Lise Méthot :

Andrée-Lise Méthot is the Founder and Managing Partner of Cycle Capital Management (CCM), an impact investor and the most active cleantech venture capital platform in Canada. She has over 25 years of experience in venture capital, management and engineering. In the last few years, she has fundraised $230M from institutional, strategic and industrial players and she’s recently closed one fund, bringing the CCM platform to $350M.

Andrée-Lise is the co-founder of Ecofuel Accelerator, Écotech Québec and SWITCH, the Alliance for a green economy. She also serves on many boards including Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), Transition énergétique Québec (TEQ) and Société québécoise des infrastructures (SQI).

Andrée-Lise is a member of the Private Sector Advisory Board for the Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada and sits on the External Advisory Committee to the Vice Principal Research and International Relations at McGill University. She co-chaired a Task Force under the auspices of the UNEP and the SETAC on the Life Cycle Initiative.

Andrée-Lise was recognized as one of Canada’s Clean16, was named one of the Top 20 cleantech investors by CleanTechnica and amongst the most influential women in sustainable development and in the cleantech industry by Corporate Knight.
 

About Cycle Capital Mangement : 

Cycle Capital Management (CCM) is an impact investor and the most active cleantech venture capital firm in Canada. CCM invests in companies developing and commercializing clean technologies and striving to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, optimizing resource use, and improving process efficiency throughout a product’s life cycle.

With assets under management of $230M, CCM invests in North America. Headquarted in Montreal with offices in Toronto, Qingdao and a presence in New York and Seattle, CCM regroups seasoned investment professionals, strategic advisors and industrial partners with in-depth knowledge of the sector. Cycle Capital Management has a special relationship with its strategic partners, notably Brookfield Renewable Energy, Rio Tinto, Cascades, Group M3, Lonza, Gaz Métro, Systemex Énergies, Aluminerie Alouette, and Hydro-Québec. For more information on Cycle Capital Management, visit: cyclecapital.com.