Sophie Brochu has been active in the energy industry for nearly 30.years.
A graduate in Economics from Université Laval, she began her career in.1987 at SOQUIP (Société québécoise d’initiatives pétrolières).
In 1997, she joined Gaz Métro (a diversified energy company), as Vice-President, Business Development. After holding various positions in the company, she became President and CEO in 2007.
Involved with Centraide of Greater Montréal, Ms. Brochu is the Chair of Forces Avenir, which promotes students’ involvement in their communities. She is cofounder of “ruelle de l’avenir”, a project aimed at encouraging students in the Centre-Sud and Hochelaga neighbourhoods of Montréal to remain in school. Ms. Brochu is a Member of the Order of Canada.
Ms. Brochu is a director of BCE and Bell Canada since May 2010. She is also a member of the Management Resources and Compensation Committee and the Corporate Governance Committee. Ms. Brochu is also a director of the Bank of Montréal.Back to Board members