Robert Panet-Raymond, Chair

Robert Panet-Raymond has been a member of the Advisory Board since December 15, 2017 and was appointed its Chair on January 16, 2020.

Mr. Panet-Raymond came to the Advisory Board with close to 15 years’ experience as Senior Vice-President, Commercial Banking, Eastern Canada, at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and President and CEO of Les Rôtisseries St-Hubert.

Mr. Panet-Raymond is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, a former member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and a retired member of the Ordre des administrateurs agréés du Québec. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors. A director emeritus of the University of Montréal, Mr. Panet-Raymond is chair of the board of directors of the university’s physical education and sports centre (CEPSUM) and an associate professor at Polytechnique Montréal.

In the spring of 2019, Mr. Panet-Raymond was named a Knight of the Ordre national du Québec, the highest distinction bestowed by the Government of Québec.