(Director since 1997; not independent)
Mr. Lamarre is Chair of the Board and served as Executive Chair of the Board from June 2008 to December 31, 2014. From 1977 through 1992, Mr. Lamarre held various positions of significant responsibility with Groupe Lavalin Inc., including Vice President, Finance. From 1992 to 1995, he was the Vice President, Special and International Projects for Groupe Canam Manac. In 1995, he became President of Lamarre Consultants, a company representing national and international companies in their efforts to establish or expand their business in Quebec. Mr. Lamarre sits on the board of directors of several public and privately held companies such as D BOX Technologies Inc., Télé-Québec, Le Devoir, Arianne Phosphate Inc., Klox Technologies Inc., Mispro Biotech Services Inc. and TSO3 Inc. He is also a member of the independent review committee of Investors Group Investment Management Ltd. Mr. Lamarre has close to 45 years of business experience in Africa. He holds a BBA in applied economics from HEC Montréal.