Member of the Audit Committee,
Member of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee
holds a B. Sc. from Sherbrooke University
and a MBA from McGill University.
In 1990, Ms. Ducharme joined Schroders & Associates Canada Inc. where she is now Vice-President and Partner.
Schroders & Associates
is an adviser to three private equity funds dedicated to buy-outs and development capital of mid-sized Canadian companies in the areas of general and industrial manufacturing, distribution, services and retail and its activities are now focused on the realization of the portfolio of companies.
From 1983 to 1986, she was part of the corporate lending group of the Mercantile Bank of Canada. In 1986, she joined Unigesco Inc., a public holding company, where she was involved in mergers and acquisitions, private placements and public offerings.
From 1988 to 1990, she
was an Assistant Vice-President in the merchant banking group of Central Capital Corporation where she
was primarily responsible
for mezzanine investments.