SGF appoints Jean-Jacques Carrier as Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Montréal, May 5, 2004 - SGF announces the appointment of Jean-Jacques Carrier as Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, effective Monday May 10, 2004.
Mr. Carrier began his career with Consolidated-Bathurst in Montréal and became Vice-President, Finance, in 1988. In 1991, he joined Edmonton-based Sherritt, as Senior Vice-President Finance and Chief Financial Officer. He continued his career at Mitel Corporation/Zarlink Semiconductor in Ottawa, as Senior Vice-President Finance and Chief Financial Officer, from 1993 to 2003.
With over 20 years of accounting and financial management experience, Jean-Jacques Carrier is acknowledged for his strategic vision and for the key role he has played in a number of investment and divestment projects in the industrial and technology sectors.
A member of the Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec, Mr. Carrier was also a member of the Accounting Standards Board of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants from 1993 to 1996.
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