Jean Trudel joined Innergex in 2002 and held numerous roles over the years including VP Corporate Development, VP Finances and SVP Finances & Communications. As Chief Investment and Development officer since 2015, Mr. Trudel is responsible for the execution of the Corporation’s investment and development strategy in Canada and abroad, which includes the development of new projects, negotiation and financing process for potential acquisitions, project financing and optimizing the Corporation’s capital structure. Prior to joining Innergex, Mr. Trudel worked for Sun Life Insurance Company of Canada (formerly Clarica) from 1999 to 2002 as Director, Investment Project Financing for Quebec and Atlantic Canada. Prior to that, Mr. Trudel spent three years as a member of the Corporate Banking Group at Bank of Nova Scotia. Mr. Trudel holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance) degree from HEC Montréal (1993) and a Master of Business Administration degree from Queen’s University (1996).