François Cartier

Chair, Advisory Board, CaSA

François is an industrial engineer from Polytechnique Montréal where he developed a passion for operations research and optimization models with thousands of variables. He completed his MBA  in Finance & Global Management and Master of Laws (GPLLM) at the University of Toronto. François worked in strategy and operations consulting at Capgemini (formerly Ernst & Young Consulting).  He worked in M&A and investments at Direct Energy (subsidiary of Centrica plc), Enercare inc., CDPQ, Hydro-Québec, and the Green Ontario Fund. François is a member of the Quebec Professional Engineers and the Institute of Corporate Directors.  François lives in Toronto with his wife and daughter.