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Pierre Fitzgibbon

Minister of Economy and Innovation
Québec government

Pierre Fitzgibbon was born in Montréal.

He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from École des hautes études commerciales (HEC) de Montréal and is a Québec Chartered Professional Accountant.

Before entering politics, Mr. Fitzgibbon served as Managing Partner at Walter Capital Partners, a private equity firm, between 2015 and 2018.

From 2007 to 2014, Mr. Fitzgibbon was President and Chief Executive Officer at Atrium Innovations, a company that develops, manufactures and markets value-added products for the health and nutrition industry.

From 2002 to 2007, Mr. Fitzgibbon put his skills to work at National Bank Group as Vice-Chairman of National Bank Financial, where he mainly acted as head of investment banking and corporate finance services. He also served as Senior Vice-President, Finance, Technology and Corporate Affairs at National Bank of Canada.

Previously, Mr. Fitzgibbon also held executive positions in finance, corporate and business development at Telesystem International Wireless, Chase Capital Partners Hong Kong, Domtar and Peerless Carpet Corporation.

He began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in auditing and consulting.