The Institute of Corporate Directors welcomes a new member to the Board of Directors.
Maryse Bertrand, Montreal, QC.
Maryse Bertrand is the Chair of the Board of Governors of McGill University and a corporate director. She sits on the boards of National Bank, Metro, Gildan Activewear and PSP Investments. She has been an advisor in Governance since 2016 following a 35-year career as a business lawyer and as an executive at CBC/Radio-Canada. Until 2009, Bertrand was a partner of Davies Ward Phillips and Vineberg LLP where she specialized in M&A and corporate finance and served on the firm’s National Management Committee. Bertrand is also past chair of the Board of the Institute of Corporate Directors (Quebec Chapter).
Established in 1981, the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) is a not-for-profit, member-based organization representing Canadian directors and boards across the for-profit, not-for-profit and Crown sectors.
As Canada’s largest director community, the ICD creates forums for dialogue, hosts networking opportunities and provides access to world-class resources for more than 16,500 members and a network of 11 Chapters. Members who successfully complete the ICD-Rotman Director Education Program (DEP) and ICD-led examination process earn the highly recognized ICD.D designation.