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YCIF MTL - Start-up Strategy at Power Corporation, Diagram + Portag3, with Paul Desmarais III

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oct
Date: Thursday, October, 18th 2018
Time: 07:30am to 09:00am
Location: Tour Deloitte
1190 avenue des-Canadiens-de-Montréal - 4ème étage, Montréal
Price: Free for YCIF Members
25$CAD for non-Members
Keynote speaker: Paul Desmarais III
Maximum attendees: 120
Chapter: Montreal

Young Canadians in Finance Montréal is pleased to invite you to this breakfast conference featuring Paul Desmarais III, Senior Vice-President, Power Corporation of Canada.

Mr. Desmarais was appointed Senior Vice-President of Power Corporation and Power Financial in January 2017. He acts as Executive Chairman of Sagard Holdings and Portag3 Ventures, Chairman of Peak Achievement Athletics and of Wealthsimple, and Vice-Chairman of Imerys. He is also a director of Great-West Life, Investors Group, Mackenzie, Pargesa, Groupe Bruxelles Lambert, IntegraMed, Personal Capital and Koho Financial.
 
Before joining Power as Vice-President in May 2014, he was Assistant Vice-President in the Risk Management Group of Great-West Lifeco beginning in 2012. Previously, he worked in project management and corporate strategy at Imerys in France. He began his career in 2004, working for five years with Goldman Sachs in the United States, in the Investment Banking and Investment Strategy Groups, as well as in the Special Situations Group.
 
Mr. Desmarais is the Founder and Honorary Chairman of Young Canadians in Finance. He also sits on the Board of Directors of The Next 36, an organization that fast tracks the development of Canada’s most talented young innovators, turning them into the country’s outstanding future business leaders and innovators.
 
Mr. Desmarais is the recipient of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Harvard College (graduating cum laude) and he holds a Master in Business Administration from INSEAD in France.


When : October 18th, 2018, 7:30 to 9am

Where : La Tour Deloitte, 1190 avenue des-Canadiens-de-Montréal - 4th floor

Limit of 75 guests.

Free event for members, 25$ for non-members (breakfast and coffee will be available on site)

 

 

 

***If you have any trouble to register, please contact : mathieu.plambert@finance-montreal.com