Dominique Anglade appointed President and CEO of Montréal International
MONTREAL, Sept. 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Normand Legault, Chairman of the Board
of Directors of Montréal International (MI), is pleased to announce that
Dominique Anglade has been appointed President and CEO of MI. Ms. Anglade will
take office on November 1, 2013.
An engineer by training, Ms. Anglade has more than 15 years of experience in
consulting, management strategy, operations management, business development
and public and corporate management.
"The Board of Directors is pleased to welcome Dominique Anglade as President
and CEO of Montréal International. Her strong leadership and exceptional
track record make her particularly well suited to take on this role. Her
extensive management experience in large multinational corporations, strategic
vision, outstanding achievements and deep understanding of international
business issues are key assets that will support MI in carrying out its
activities and reaching its objectives to further the economic development of
Greater Montréal and enhance its international status," said Normand Legault.
"I am extremely pleased to join MI—a renowned organization that has played a
key role in the development of Greater Montréal. I plan to devote all of my
efforts to making sure that MI becomes an internationally recognized model in
the metropolitan area's economic development," said Dominique Anglade.
Outstanding Career Dominique Anglade began her career as an engineer with
Procter & Gamble in 1996. In1998, at the age of 24, she was asked to head an
operations department, where she oversaw the work of more than 100 employees.
From 2000 to 2003, she worked at Nortel Networks, where she specialized in
supply chain strategic management and global forecasting. In 2003, she became
Director of External and Governmental Affairs for Nortel Networks in Québec.
From 2005 to 2012, she worked for the prestigious firm McKinsey & Company,
where she advised corporate executives. Throughout her career, Ms. Anglade has
developed a recognized expertise in major organizational transformations.
Ms. Anglade is also actively involved in the community and, for the past 20
years, she has sat on the board of directors or executive committee of over a
She holds an MBA from HEC Montréal and a bachelor's degree in industrial
engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal.
Awards and Distinctions
Ms. Anglade's dedication and community outreach have earned her more than 25
awards and distinctions, such as the Desjardins Emeritas Award presented by
the Québec MBA Association to top MBA graduates in Québec, and the "Fifty
Business Leaders of Tomorrow" and "15 femmes qui feront bouger le Québec"
(Fifteen women spearheading change in Québec) distinctions presented by Les
About Montréal International (www.montrealinternational.com)
Created in 1996, Montréal International (MI) is the result of a
private-public partnership. Itsmission is to contribute to the economic
development of Greater Montréal and enhance its international status. Its
mandates include attracting foreign direct investments, international
organizations and international strategic workers as well as promoting the
competitive and international environment of Greater Montréal. Montréal
International—a non-profit organization—is funded by the private sector,
the governments of Canada and Québec, the Communauté métropolitaine de
Montréal (Montréal Metropolitan Community) and the City of Montréal.
Since its creation, Montréal International has helped to attract $9.4 billion
in foreign direct investments to Greater Montréal. From these investments,
more than 49,000 jobs have been created or maintained. To date, MI's
activities have also allowed almost half of some 60 international
organizations to establish themselves in the city and attract and retain more
than 8,000 international strategic workers.
SOURCE Montréal International
Céline Clément Communications Advisor Montréal International 514-987-9317
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