Stephane Drouin

Vice-President, local Purchasing and Economic Development
Investissement Quebec

Stéphane Drouin has been responsible for Investissement Québec’s local purchasing strategy since February 2021. Working closely with Investissement Québec teams, he raises awareness among companies of the strategic importance of increasing the share of their purchases made in Québec and, for those with plants abroad, repatriating their manufacturing activities to produce locally. He and his team are also working on projects to strengthen local supply chains in strategic sectors. A graduate of Université Laval in administration, Stéphane Drouin has recognized expertise as an investor and entrepreneur. He has held numerous management positions in innovation, marketing and business development. His professional career has led him to advise numerous business leaders on strategic planning, market development and operations management. He is a former director of the Quebec Retail Council.