Governance

Maryse Bertand

Maryse Bertrand

Director

Summary

Ad. E.
Montréal, Quebec
Age 59
Independent
Director since 2015
Strategic Advisor and Counsel to Borden, Ladner, Gervais L.L.P. 

 

Ms. Bertrand is an advisor in corporate governance and risk management and a corporate director. She is a member of the Board of Directors of National Bank of Canada, PSP Investments, and Gildan Activewear Inc. where she acts as chair or member of various board committees. From 2016 to 2017, she was Strategic Advisor and Counsel at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and, prior to that she was Vice-President, Real Estate Services, Legal Services and General Counsel at CBC/Radio-Canada, where she also chaired the National Crisis Management Committee and the board of directors of ARTV, a specialty channel. Prior to 2009, she was a partner of Davies Ward Philips & Vineberg LLP, where she specialized in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance, and served on the firm’s National Management Committee. She was named as Advocatus emeritus (Ad. E.) in 2007 by the Québec Bar in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the legal profession. Ms. Bertrand holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law from McGill University and a Master’s degree in Risk Management from New York University (Stern School of Business).

 

Committee:

  • Corporate Governance and Nominating
  • Audit


 

 

As of January 29, 2019