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Jacques Daoust

Jacques Daoust

  • Member for Verdun
  • Quebec Liberal Party
  • Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and Transport Electrification
 

Biography

Born in Verdun on February 17, 1948
Married and father of two children

Education

  • Master’s degree in business administration, Université Laval
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, HEC Montréal
  • Bachelor of Arts, Université de Montréal
  • Fellow, Institute of Canadian Bankers
  • Fellow, Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés (1995)

Professional Experience

  • President and chief executive officer, Investissement Québec and its subsidiaries (2006-2013)
  • Laurentian Bank of Canada (1998-2005)
    • President and chief executive officer, LBC–Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management
    • Senior executive vice-president, Wealth Management and Brokerage
    • Executive vice-president, Retail Financial Services
    • President and chief executive officer, Laurentian Trust
  • National Bank of Canada (1986-1998)
    • Senior vice-president, Human Resources and Administration
    • Executive vice-president, General Trust of Canada
    • President and chief executive officer, Natcan Investment Management
    • President and chief executive officer, National Bank Investments
  • Other Positions (1972-1986)
    • Middle and senior manager, Department of National Defence
    • Vice-president, Valcartier Industries and SNC Group

Community and Political Involvement

  • Visiting professor, HEC Montréal (2006)
  • Member, Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec