Monique F. Leroux <br aria-hidden="true"/>C.M., O.Q., FCPA, FCA

Monique F. Leroux C.M., O.Q., FCPA, FCA

Québec, Canada

Companion of the Canadian Business Hall of Fame and inductee into the Canadian Accounting Hall of Fame and the Investment Industry Hall of Fame, Monique Leroux is a corporate director, who serves as an independent board member of Michelin Group (Michelin) and Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. As such, she brings to these boards her diverse experience, among others as Audit Partner at Ernst and Young from 1988 to 1995 and Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Desjardins Group from 2008 to 2016. Ms. Leroux is Chair of Michelin’s Corporate Social Responsibility Committee, which oversees ESG (including climate change) matters for the company.

In 2020, Ms. Leroux acted as Chair of the Industry Strategy Council appointed by the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry Canada. From 2016 to 2020, she was Chair of the Board of Investissement Québec. She is Vice-Chair of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and she is also Chair of the Boards of the University of Sherbrooke and Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec.

Ms. Leroux is a Member of the Order of Canada, an Officer of the Ordre national du Québec, a Chevalier of the Légion d’honneur (France) and a recipient of the Woodrow Wilson Award (United States). She has been awarded Fellowships by the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec and the Institute of Corporate Directors and holds honourary doctorates from 10 Canadian universities in recognition of her contributions to the business sector and to the community.

Ms. Leroux is a director of BCE and Bell Canada since April 2016.

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