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Former Molson executive Giguère joins Boralex board

Friday, December 08, 2017 @ 11:55 AM | By Carolyn Gruske

Marie Giguère is the newest member of the board of directors of Boralex Inc.

Headquartered in Kingsey Falls, Que., Boralex builds and operates wind, hydroelectric, thermal and solar power-generating facilities in Canada, France the United Kingdom and the United States.

Giguère, who has served as executive vice-president, legal affairs and secretariat of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, was a partner at Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, held the role of senior vice-president, institutional affairs and general secretary of the Montreal Exchange and was senior vice-president, chief legal officer and general secretary of Molson Inc. She was also vice-president, legal affairs and general secretary of the Caisse’s subsidiary Otéra Capital.

“I'm happy to welcome Ms. Giguère to Boralex's board of directors,” said Alain Rhéaume, chair of the board. “The board and Boralex will benefit from her expertise in corporate governance as well as her extensive mergers and acquisitions experience both in Quebec and internationally, particularly in infrastructure projects.”